Recorded Class

School Success: Avoid the Helicopter Approach, Inspire and Motivate in Meaningful Ways

November 01, 2022 8:00 pm EDT/EST

About This Class

Does your child seem unmotivated, stressed or just bored when it comes to school?

Do you play homework police instead of connecting positively with your child?

Are you confused about what will really help? 

Many parents feel overwhelmed or out of the loop when it comes to their kids’ education. How can you nurture your child’s education and support engagement in learning? How do you when to advocate in a meaningful way and when to back off? Join us to learn how to support your child’s learning and motivation in ways that work.

After this class, you will be able to:

  • Recognize and address your child’s progress and needs
  • Partner with your child and, as needed, your child’s teacher to set up successful homework practices
  • Apply simple, practical methods of inspiring your child’s motivation without taking over
  • Identify when and how to contact a teacher about your child’s school challenges

Meet your Instructors

Amy Alamar

School, Teens, Relationships,

EdD

Topics

  • communication
  • rules/routines
  • school

Age Category

  • School Age
  • Teens & Young Adults