Episode 49

Episode 49

Video games are so entertaining, they can engage your kids (and distract them from the rest of the world) for hours. This can be a bit freaky for parents who...

Episode 39

Episode 39

Having difficulty getting your kid off of her smart phone and doing work? Or what about stepping away from video games to leave the house...

Episode 38

Episode 38

Fireborn's Founder and the host of The Happy Student, Katherine Firestone, talks about growing up with undiagnosed ADHD...

Episode 37

Episode 37

Is your child always putting work off, or rather "saving it for later"? Procrastination is a problem most of us struggle with...

Episode 35

Episode 35

We are obsessed with being busy. It's a status symbol. "Oh, I'm so busy" translates into I'm really important. But that's silly because being busy isn't good for you...

Episode 34

Episode 34

Having trouble getting your slow moving, very distracted kid/teenager out the door on the way to school? Is it that he just isn't motivated to go to school...

Episode 33

Episode 33

Organization (our main back to school topic from last week) isn't the only thing we need to work on as we go back to school. Being on time and able to manage our time is also super helpful...

Episode 32

Episode 32

Kids are already back in school - can you believe it? We can't. But we do have some tips to help your child feel prepared for and excited to start the first day of school.

Episode 30

Episode 30

The Happy Student's second episode on fun, active, "edutaining" things to do this summer, including some ideas for art and engineering projects, a not-another-lemonade-stand idea...

Episode 25

Episode 25

We know breaks are important for our productivity, but it turns out not all breaks are created equal. Learn how to help your children get the most out of their breaks so they can be happy, healthy, and productive!

Episode 13

Episode 13

Is powering through work actually effective? Sometimes to be effective, we actually need to give ourselves a break. Efficiency is not always what it's cracked up to be.

Episode 8

Episode 8

Part 1 of 2 episodes on bullying. Dr. Chris Bogart of the Southfield Center for Development joins us to explain what bullying is and what it is not. Chris helps us understand why bullies bully and the effects of bullying...

Episode 7

Episode 7

Kids are distracted these days. Distracted by phones, iPads, computers, social media, and after school activities. We need to find ways to give them not just physical space, but thinking space and time for reflection.

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