Posts tagged with ‘homework’

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Planning Smart School Projects

by Kathy Jenkins
What is the best way to plan and execute a successful project? Let The Organizing Tutor help you!

A major struggle for middle and high school students these days is time management. You begin with a disadvantage – the part of your brain that controls executive function, which directs organization, time management and project planning, is not fully developed. You are then bombarded with so many choices for how to spend your time: […]

A System That Works: The Subject Sleeve by The Delta Planner

by Kathy Jenkins

School is in full swing and students are discovering systems that help them stay on top of assignments, projects and staying organized.  One of our favorite products for students is the Subject Sleeve by The Delta Planner company – it is even one of our most re-pinned pins on Pinterest!  Here is a little information […]

Donna Goldberg Shares the PACK System

by Kathy Jenkins
Why is it important that your kids clean their rooms… and keep them that way? Because, someday soon they will have a locker!

 “Just because you organize it, doesn’t mean it stays that way… …it’s important to remember that it’s never about the setup, it’s about the follow-through.” Donna Goldberg Why is it important that your kids clean their rooms… and keep them that way?  Because, someday soon they will have a locker! Organized lockers help with productivity in […]

What are Grades Good For?

by Kathy Jenkins
Grades and being a successful student

Have you ever wondered why grades are given in school?  Although grades are documents of academic progress, grades span past a test or two.  Factors such as behavior, attendance, homework and cooperative (group) learning play a role in many of the grades that come home on the report card.  I would like to make a […]

Starting a New School Year with ADHD

by Kathy Jenkins
The newness of going back to school can be a scary experience for students, parents and teachers alike. When you add coping with ADHD to the new experience, things can get pretty tense.

You may have already sent you child off to school – or you are getting ready too.  Either way, the newness of going back to school can be a scary experience for students, parents and teachers alike.  When you add coping with ADHD to the new experience, things can get pretty tense.  Here are some […]

Succeeding in High School

by Kathy Jenkins
to succeed in high school, students will reach their full potential using organizational skills.

High school can be a very stressful and challenging environment.  I can’t think of many other things that reduce frustration as being organized.  Enjoying time management and organization isn’t natural or appreciated for many students.  But, to succeed in high school, students will reach their full potential using organizational skills. “Just because a child is […]

The Perfect Pen for Home, School or the Office

by Kathy Jenkins
Try the FriXion Erasable Gel Ink Pens by Pilot and you will be hooked! We love this product - it is like using a pencil, but it’s a pen!!

Try the FriXion Erasable Gel Ink Pens by Pilot and you will be hooked!  We love this product – it is like using a pencil, but it’s a pen!! BUY A SET TODAY! The FriXion writes smoothly just like a regular gel ink pen but allows you to erase like a pencil at any time. […]

Bring Your Ideas to Life with Boximize or Say “Goodbye” to Messy

by Kathy Jenkins
Do your notes and to-do lists get out of control? Here is a great way to get all your post-its and slips of paper into one place...

“If you are looking for a slick app that can keep all your notes organized through a database system, then Boximize is the app for you.” Chirstine Chan, AppAdvice Do your notes and to-do lists get out of control?  Here is a great way to get all your post-its and slips of paper into one place (and even […]

An Egg-celent Tool for Time Management

by Kathy Jenkins

The Oggi’s Egg 60-Minute Kitchen Timer is a sturdy, accurate and attractive timer is made of stainless steel. It has a spring wound movement – simply twist top to desired time. It’s easy to clean too; wipe timer with damp cloth.  With the fun design and stainless steel finish, this timer compliments most decors and […]