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Mindset Skills are the Key.
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Mindset Skills are the Key.
Stories are the Answer!

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Three Steps to Help Kids with Back-to-School Anxiety

Three Steps to Help Kids with Back-to-School Anxiety

Returning to school after a long break or starting school for the first time can bring up difficult emotions for children, such as fear, anxiety, worry, and stress.Here are three steps you can take to help kids with back-to-school anxiety and smooth the transition, if your children are feeling uneasy about the upcoming school...

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Is Your Child Afraid to Fail? Two Reasons Why Kids Fear Failure

Is Your Child Afraid to Fail? Two Reasons Why Kids Fear Failure

Have you ever wondered why children often shift from believing they can do anything at the age of four, to becoming afraid to take risks by the age of 7?Developing a fear of failure is common during the elementary school years as kids often face their first disappointments – failing a test in school, missing an opportunity to win the...

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Goal Setting for Kids – Help Kids Turn Their Dreams into Action

Goal Setting for Kids – Help Kids Turn Their Dreams into Action

  The summer provides a perfect opportunity for kids to explore their dreams and expand who they are beyond an academic setting – and goal setting for kids can help them achieve those dreams!   (If you live in the Southern Hemisphere, have fun with this during your winter break)   Here’s how to get started:   Goal Setting...

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Three Clues for Keeping a Pulse on Children’s Self-Esteem

Three Clues for Keeping a Pulse on Children’s Self-Esteem

Children's self-esteem, or how kids feel about themselves, is critical for their happiness and success in life. Kids with strong self-esteem feel good about themselves – they tend to stay true to their values, stand up to peer pressure, and go for their dreams. However, kids with low self-esteem tend to get down on themselves - they...

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Help Kids Overcome Test Stress: 3 Mindset Skills to Beat Test Anxiety

Help Kids Overcome Test Stress: 3 Mindset Skills to Beat Test Anxiety

  As many children are approaching the end of the school year, exams and standardized tests are on their mind. This can mean extra stress for kids as they take practice tests, complete extra worksheets, and worry about advancing to the next grade level. Unfortunately, feelings such as nervousness and fear have a negative impact on children’s...

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5 Tips to Stretch Outside Your Comfort Zone and Achieve Your Dreams

5 Tips to Stretch Outside Your Comfort Zone and Achieve Your Dreams

  Do you ever think about your dreams—then suddenly realize you’re not sure how to stretch outside your comfort zone to make them happen? Do you ever feel nervous about your dreams—then whittle them down to something that is more “practical” or “doable”? If so, you’re response is normal. The bad news is, this “normal” response is what keeps...

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