“Learning, Fun, Free Time: How to Balance and Structure the Lazy, Crazy Days of Summer for Children with ADHD” [Video Replay & Podcast #309]
Access the video replay, listen to the podcast episode (#309), download the slide presentation, and learn how to get a certificate of attendance for this ADHD Experts webinar originally broadcast on June 8, 2020.
The last six months have been challenging enough for many children—learning at home, missing friends, staying indoors. Now that summer is here, your children are ready to bust out and have some fun. No doubt the familiar blue glow and video game sound effects are already flooding your child’s room. How is learning and family fun going to compete with iPads, TVs, and computers?
The unstructured days of summer make it hard to balance your child’s academics and free time. Listen and learn from Ann Dolin, M.Ed.. Competing with the newest tech games and digital platforms seems impossible, but there are lots of tips and strategies you can use to focus and engage your child throughout summer.
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Meet the Expert Speaker
Ann Dolin M.Ed., has more than 25 years of teaching and tutoring experience. A former Fairfax County public school teacher, she founded Educational Connections, a tutoring and test-prep company that has grown to employ 200 tutors and work with more than 10,000 students in the Washington, D.C., area. Her first book, Homework Made Simple, won the Publishers Association 2011 Parent Book of the Year Award. Her new book, Getting Past Procrastination: How to Get Your Kids Organized, Focused, and Motivated… Without Being the Bad Guy, is a go-to guide for parents that cuts to the root of the issue: procrastination isn’t a character flaw; it is behavior that parents and their children can address and improve.| See expert’s full bio »
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