Articles Focusing on the Social and/or Emotional Aspects of Middle School Life:
This is a great article about how difficult social life can be in middle school. There are also some great insights into how adults can help when a middle school student is struggling to fit in.
I love that a 15 year old came up with this great app to help prevent cyber bullying!
This is a very important article about the messages we send to our children (especially our daughters) when we excuse bad behavior.
Good tips on teaching your student organization skills:
This is a great article about the importance of monitoring your student’s social media use.
Good reminders about keeping your child safe online:
Articles Focusing on other Hot Topics in Middle School:
Article about TeenSafe, an app that lets you monitor your kids phone messages:
This article makes some very good points about the importance of letting kids make mistakes:
Food for thought on pros and cons of technology usage with some interesting statistics:
Good insights into the frustrations of parenting a middle school child:
This is a great article about looking at ADHD in a different way: