Category: parenting

Should Students Be Allowed to Take a “Mental Health Day” From School?

October 24th, 2019

New York Times on September 12, 2019, “On July 1, a law in Oregon went into effect giving students five mental health days in a three-month period. In 2018, Utah changed the definition of a student’s “valid excuse” to miss a day to include an illness “which may be mental or physical.” “ Following the example of Oregon and Utah, under a bill filed in the Florida Legislature for the 2020 session, public school students would be allowed to cite the need for a mental health day as an excuse to miss school.

Teen Suicide is “Skyrocketing”

October 22nd, 2019

"Sadfishing"

October 17th, 2019

Is Your Child "Specializing" In a Sport?

October 15th, 2019

Is Your Teen Impulsive?

September 17th, 2019

What's In Your Child's Lunchbox?

September 10th, 2019

Incorporate Movement Into Learning

August 27th, 2019

Managing Back-to-School Anxiety

August 20th, 2019

Physical Fun Can Benefit Your Overweight Child’s Mindframe

August 13th, 2019

Is Your Child Pouring on the Pounds?

March 26th, 2019