Tips for Transitioning to a New School

With the start of the school year looming, many are thinking about the transition from summer to school. That transition is hard for anyone, even a seasoned fifth grader returning to his pack of friends and familiar school. But for some, it can be especially difficult.

Maybe this September marks your child’s very first school experience. Whether that be preschool or Kindergarten, we’ve got some tips from the experts at Kindercare about how to make that transition a little smoother. Check it out here.

The transition can also be tricky for families of children with special needs. Local attorney Diane Wiscarson tells families what to expect, and gives some advice on how to ease things along. Read the full article here.

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Ali Wilkinson

Online Editor at PDX Parent
Ali Wilkinson is the Online Editor for PDX Parent, and is one of the founders of PDX Kids Calendar. She loves exploring Portland with her three small children, especially when the explorations lead outdoors, to music or to ice cream. You can read more from Ali at www.runknitlove.com.
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