Back-to-school tips for parents and students

Parents, as your kids head back to school, consider investing 50 minutes listening to this interview with Denise Pope (senior lecturer at the Stanford University School of Education and co-founder of Challenge Success) about how to raise well-balanced kids who are engaged in their learning. If you’d prefer the bullet-point version, here are Challenge Success’s “Top Ten Back-to-School Tips to Help Your Child Thrive.”

And here’s a past post of mine, “Back to school: greatest hits edition,” with links to advice for parents, high school students, and college students.