Category Archives: Education

Leaders are Learners

Leaders understand that the mind is the most important tool, and one must take the time to sharpen it constantly. Therefore, leaders are constantly in training as Howard Hendricks puts it, “if you stop learning today, you stop leading tomorrow.” … Continue reading

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Back to School: Transitioning from Middle to High School

This is an exciting time for children. They are ready to begin their selected courses and are looking forward to new responsibilities and activities. At least, they should be! What if this is not the case? Here are 3 parenting … Continue reading

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Are You Teaching Your Child About Money?

We all know how important money is, right!  But how many of us will take the time to teach and expose our children to important financial concepts that will affect their lives. Parents generally assume that children will learn many of these concepts … Continue reading

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This is National Mentoring Month!

Do you know a student who could use some mentoring? Champion Parenting, Inc. is a nonprofit,                                                                                      501(c) 3, organization that provides                                                                         Executive/Leadership training, mentoring,                                                                                  and coaching to students ages 13-20. Visit, http://www.championparenting.com for more program details.

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Does your child have difficulty with executive functioning?

Sounds like a senior management skill, but executive functioning (according to the latest research conducted by Dr. Brown, Professor,Yale University)    refers to “all the thought processes that allow a person to get along or function in the world”.  Although it … Continue reading

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How do parents identify and control common conflicts associated with school?

Parents cannot control all conflicts, embarrassing or frustrating moments that happen in a child’s life, but what parents can control is the preparation, planning, and persevering that can take place to ensure that each child is equipped and empowered with … Continue reading

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How do parents balance homework, sports, & downtime?

Children believe it or not like boundaries, rules, and organization. It makes them feel in control, and helps reduce stress for everyone involved. Once family rules and boundaries are established, children can enjoy a healthy range of activities. Parents can … Continue reading

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