Supporting Your Child Living With ADHD

A recent article from the NAMI Website, Parenting Children Living with ADHD: Tips for Parents, offers ways to deal with some of the challenges kids with ADHD have from experiencing difficulty with peer relationships to not listening or following through with instructions. A summary of the article’s recommendations for supporting children living with ADHD follows. Maintain a positive attitude. Focus …

Keep Calm and Study On: Tips for Taking Exams

  Greenwood School exams begin on Friday May 15 and run through Tuesday May 26. Below are some tips to help you to do your best and ace that test. Remember that doing a good job on exams will ensure a successful conclusion to the 2014-2015 school year. What You Need To Know Find out whatever you can about the …

The End is Near But Not Yet Here: How to Finish the School Year Strong

Springtime is like no other time of year. The warm weather and seemingly longer days beckon us outdoors and the temptation to slack off on school work may be overwhelming with the end of the school year finally in sight. If you detect a bit of this particular strain of spring fever in your student keep in mind that, for them, …

One Day At A Time With ADHD

“One Day at a Time: 100 Tips for Raising Happy Healthy ADHD Kids,”  from ADDitude Online Magazine, is a subscription based service whereby subscribers receive one tip a day relating to the challenges of raising ADHD kids. One Day at a Time gives beneficial insights and advice on a variety of  topics and issues for parents challenged with raising kids …

Greenwood School Open House

Please spread the word about Greenwood School’s Open House this coming Wednesday, January 28th from 1:00 pm till 6:00 pm. This is a wonderful opportunity for students and faculty to showcase the Greenwood School mission and how effectively it is carried out. Classrooms are open and visitors will be able to observe multisensory learning in real time. After dismissal, Open …

Keep ADHD Symptoms Under Control With Healthy Food Choices

Most experts agree that managing ADHD symptoms would include eating a healthy diet, getting ample exercise, especially out of doors, and regularly getting a good nights sleep. In addition to getting a handle on ADHD symptoms, establishing such a pattern of positive lifestyle choices early on may contribute to good health over a lifetime as well. While exercise and sleep …

Boost Confidence Through Body Language

Blog Post:  Boost your Confidence through Body Language Recent research into body language, and what it can mean in terms of having a better life outlook has turned up a very interesting notion. Body language is more than just a nonverbal form of communication it may also be a form of self realization. We all know that body language speaks …