Articles and Handouts

From time to time teachers, staff, or guests offer articles on helping your student and yourself survive middle school. We will also post material from guest speakers here when it is available for parents who are unable to attend presentations.

The Transition to Sixth Grade: The Good, the Bad, the Ugly, by Amy Specter

Girl Drama, by Amy Specter

Tips for Family-Based Sexuality Education, by Jessica Bowen Bazyl

Enhancing Student Motivation, by Tim Urdan, PhD

Parenting Tips: Loving and Liking Your Middle Schooler, by Cathy Carr, LMFT

What Are They Thinking About?, by Cathy Carr, LMFT