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Cyberbullying

Cyberbullying happens on web sites, in chat rooms, in blogs, through e-mail, on voicemail, and through text messages.  The definition of cyberbullying is: The use of different forms of technology to hurt, embarass, or ridicule a person.  A cyberbully can be … Continue reading

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Angry Adolescents

Parents must avoid the Four Cardinal Sins when dealing with their adolescent: 1. Nagging 2. Spontaneous discussions about problems 3. Insight transplants (lectures) 4. Arguing ~Thomas Phelan, Surviving your Adolescents Adolescents? Sounds like something you’d only touch with a pair … Continue reading

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Warning Signs of Substance Abuse

  Helpful Hints for Parents about Alcohol and other Substances  Given the fact that middle school is often a time of difficult transition for many students, it is important to keep the lines of communication open with our children. In … Continue reading

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Have you Ever Watched Someone Bullying?

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What to do if a Child is Being Bullied

What to do if a Child is Being Bullied WHAT IS BULLYING? Bullying among children is aggressive behavior that is intentional and that involves an imbalance of power or strength. A child who is being bullied has a hard time … Continue reading

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Negative School Attitude

  When it comes to children’s personalities and behaviors, parents should take less blame when things go wrong with a child and claim less credit when they go well. ~ David C. Rowe  There are two major things that business … Continue reading

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Manners

Manners are a sensitive awareness of the feelings of others. If you have that awareness, you have good manners, no matter what fork you use. ~ Emily Post Teaching children good manners can be a very long-term, frustrating task. No … Continue reading

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