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Free Webinar Replay: Fight the Fizzle and Maintain Your Child’s Academic Motivation

Ann Dolin, M.Ed. explains effective ways to keep kids’ motivation going strong long past the first few weeks of school.

Every new school year represents a fresh start. Your child begins the year as bright and crisp as his new backpack, filled with hope, optimism, and energy for the school year ahead. That lasts about two weeks, then you notice his academic motivation and outlook waning. He forgets to hand in homework or study for a test, or acts up in class — and the next thing you know, he “hates school.” The phone calls home follow, and your child ends up feeling demoralized and disappointed. How can you stop this cycle before it begins so that your child is spared the emotional pain of failure?

In this webinar, Ann Dolin, M.Ed. discusses:
1. Why and when school motivation tapers off
2. How to use rewards and consequences to motivate your student
3. How to increase your child’s resiliency when he wants to give up
4. How to rev up your child’s learning curve with technology
5. How to talk and listen to your kids
6. Study skills for high school and college success

Meet the Expert Speaker:

Ann Dolin M.Ed., has more than 20 years of teaching, tutoring, and consulting experience. In 1998 she founded Educational Connections, a tutoring company that has grown to employ 200 tutors and has worked with over 8,000 students in the Washington, D.C. area. Her first book, Homework Made Simple, won the Publishers Association 2011 Parenting Book of the Year Award. For more information, visit Ann’s website at www.anndolin.com.

Webinar replays include:

  • Slides accompanying the webinar
  • Related resources from ADDitude
  • Free newsletter updates about ADHD

This ADHD Experts webinar was first broadcast live on August 16, 2016.

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