“My stomach hurts, I can’t go to school.”
“I’m too tired. I couldn’t fall asleep last night. I don’t want to go.”
“I can’t go in today. I just can’t. I won’t.”
Ever heard these from your child? Ever used some of these when you were younger?
We know. We can hardly believe it either. With weeks before the return to school we have to start shifting gears back to routine, education, and after-school activities.
“Already?! But we haven’t done all the fun summer things yet!” you may cry out, incredulously.
Yes, it is indeed that time already. Time to get moving, that is!
A smooth transition back to school begins with about a month’s worth of preparation. Of course, this doesn’t need to be drudgery, math drills, and rushing to complete that summer reading assignment. Here are 10 tips to make the process of returning to academia a little smoother!