Category: School & Learning

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Back to school – Getting Everyone Ready!

Getting the Kids Ready for Back to school It’s that time of year when the lazy days of summer are coming to an end and it’s back to...

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6 Ways To Get Your Kids Excited for Back To School

6 Ways To Get Your Kids Excited for Back To School   I can’t believe my oldest son, Dylan, is starting Junior Kindergarten this...

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Back To School – How to Prepare Young Children

How to Prepare Young Children for Back To School   September is just around the corner and I am sure there are many families,...

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10 Tips For Back To School Success

Back To School Success – 10 Tips For Parents   It’s time for back to school, your kids are excited and maybe a little...

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Backpacks for Back To School – How To Pick The Best One

Back To School and the Best Backpacks   With back to school right around the corner, many parents are buying new backpacks for their...

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Schoolbag Cleaning Tips for Back To School

How to Clean a Schoolbag in Five Easy Steps The back-to-school season is often described as a fresh start or a clean slate, and what is...

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Fidget Spinners & ADHD – Helpful?

Fidget Spinners – Our Newest Craze! It seems as if all the children at my son’s school have them. I have even come across some...

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Bullying Part 1: How Do You Define Bullying? How To Understand It?

Bullying Part 1: How Do You Define Bullying? How To Understand It?   Bullying is a well-known term today and can have a broad...

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How To Choose A Child Care Center

How To Choose A Child Care Center And What Questions Should You Ask   Childcare has evolved over the past few years from play to...

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Too Much Homework? No Time For Fun?

Does Your Child Have Too Much Homework? As I write this, I’m waiting for my youngest daughter’s Toronto school to return my call. My...

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6 Ways to Bust Back To School Jitters?

6 Ways to Bust Back To School Jitters?   I can’t believe my oldest son, Dylan, is starting Junior Kindergarten this year and my...

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Back To School – Healthy Snacks For Toddlers and Kids

Back To School-Healthy Snacks For Toddlers and Kids    With Back to School upon us, and my big kid entering Junior Kindergarten, I want...

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Is Your Child Ready To Begin School? 

Is your child ready to begin school?  Parents often worry that their preschoolers may not have the preparation or maturity needed to...

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How Does Handedness in Babies Develop and When?

Handedness in Babies, What Parents Need to Know   While handedness in babies may begin showing by the time they begin to pick up...

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Teenage Anxiety and Stress – How To Deal With It

 How To Deal With Teenage Anxiety and Stress   Teenage anxiety and stress is a huge deal and important to recognize. Remember what...

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How Does Learning Happen?

What Is “How Does Learning Happen?” The new Childcare and Early Years Act is now following a new education component called...

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How Boys and Girls Learn Differently

Boys and Girls Learn Differently, Here’s How   Teaching children from a young age about literacy will allow them to develop a...

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10 Surprising Signs Of Dyslexia, Number Ten Will Blow You Away

Signs of Dyslexia Every Parent Should Know You have an extremely bright and inquisitive child.   So when you send her off to...

Many parents feel they must steel themselves to get through the ordeal of report cards and parent-teacher conferences that are just around the corner, but it doesn't have to be so.

ABCs of Successful Parent-Teacher Conferences

Many parents feel they must steel themselves to get through the ordeal of report cards and parent-teacher conferences that are just...

10 Tips for a Stress-Free Homework Routine | TeachersOnCall | DrDina.ca

10 Tips for a Stress-Free Homework Routine

Homework doesn’t have to be a headache! Here’s 10 tips for a stress-free homework routine One of the most common school-related...