Backpack Essentials for College: What You Must Have

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Backpack essentials for high school or college Packing an organized backpack for high school or college is essential to academic survival. It is much smarter to plan ahead for classes, emergencies, and daily occurrences than to just throw a bunch of stuff in your pack and go. One thing that all the students we asked had in common was that they didn’t think about any of this before they high school or college depending on the age of student we asked.  Now that they have been in school, these are the things that they make sure that they always carry.  …

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Middle School: Advice for Success

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Follow my blog with Bloglovin Start Early for Middle School Success! Middle school is a time of transition and growing.  Your child leaves elementary school, and has 3 years to be ready for high school!  How is this possible?  Here are some hard-won lessons learned from 3 kids gone through these years for middle school success. Both you and your teen have lots to learn.  It is a challenging time, in fact, this might be the most challenging age since they were toddler!  These years can be difficult, but you can help your child start some forward thinking with some …

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Your Parental Rights Change When Your Teen Turns 18

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Follow my blog with Bloglovin Your Teen is 18!! Do you have a college freshman?  Get ready for things to change in more ways than one.  Your parental rights are about gone! Did you know that you have no rights to their school information like grades, financial aid etc? Did you know that once your kiddo turns 18, you will not be able to even make them a doctor’s appointment or call with an insurance question about your own child?!!!!!  Whaaaaaaat? In addition to all of the dorm room supplies, school supplies and other miscellaneous stuff,  you need to be …

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