Wednesday, June 29, 2011

Scheduling Homework and the Urge to Battle Mutant Zombies

Join Special Education Advisor in a repost of one of my indelibly insightful homework help posts.

There is a general acknowledgement in our house that if you can’t find my youngest son, go find a computer and there he will be. This really wasn’t too much of a problem until he hit high school. Then the workload for school became so intense that it really cut into his computer time and the battle was on.

How do you get a child who is fixated on computer surfing and gaming to concentrate on his homework, which is all done on computers nowadays. At first we tried not allowing any breaks when he came home from school. Right away to the homework. This way we figured that he would still be in school mode so there would just be the push towards the end of the day. Read the rest HERE.

Until next time,