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Back-to-School Tips: Help Kids Avoid Back-to-School Shock
Transitioning from summer fun, swimming pools and beach vacations to new teachers, structured lesson plans and harder-than-last-year homework can be a total shock to kids' systems.
Back-to-School Tips: 5 Talking Tactics to Break School-Year Silence
Getting kids to talk about their day can be quite the challenge for parents as well as after-school nannies and babysitters. Add in the the same mundane question over and over, and you've got the perfect recipe for one-word answers.