Having trouble keeping your child motivated to learn, or feeling a bit of burnout yourself? Teachers often refer to this as the "midyear slump," a time when motivation and energy levels are low.
Get bright ideas delivered to your inbox.
In an age where instant gratification reigns and the virtues of perseverance and steadfastness seem like things of the past, teaching your child the value of setting and achieving goals has become all the more important. While it may seem like a topic for older children, setting goals can actually begin as early as elementary school.