So much of success in life boils down to persistence. While “natural ability” is often touted as a gift that must be nurtured, students who have learned the art of persistence are able to work through challenges, deal with failure and achieve their goals. But how can you help a child develop persistence?
Do you feel anxious at school report time? Here are some practical steps to deal with your child’s results and prevent future “report shock”.
For some parents, teachers and students, NAPLAN time is a stressful time. What can you do to minimise stress and prepare effectively?
Even if you don’t have any particular concerns, parent-teacher meetings early in the year give you a great opportunity to get to know your child’s teachers, help them understand more about your child and discuss how you can both support your child.