Parent Resources

October 30, 2016

True Grit: The Best Measure of Success and How to Teach It

Can you predict academic success or whether a child will graduate? You can, but not how you might think. When psychologist Angela Duckworth studied people in […]
October 30, 2016

Building a Relationship with Your Child

When our children go out on their own, having landed their first job and signed a lease for their first apartment, we hope that we have […]
October 30, 2016

One Surprising Reason Students Quit

Today, we hear from¬†Andrew McPeak. Andrew is a writer, curriculum designer, and speaker who has served with a number of non-profit organizations (and has spoken to […]
October 30, 2016

Is Everyone a Leader?

There I stood in front of a crowd of one thousand students and faculty members, at a university in the Midwest. One instructor stood up with […]