10 Ways to Encourage Your Kids Throughout the 2016-2017 School Year

  1. Attend their parent-teacher conferences
  2.  Let them overhear you praising them to their teachers
  3. Talk to them about their day at school
  4. Help them study for a test
  5. Show up at their concerts, events, games and field trips
  6. Hang  their art/school work on the fridge
  7. Be understanding when they have a difficult day at school
  8. Communicate with their teacher about their progress
  9. Hide notes for them to find in their backpack or lunch box
  10. Applaud their successes