Learning In The Age Of Digital Distraction

Good morning, Today we are talking about something that all parents have to deal with in this day and age…smartphones and technology. Digital distraction is all around and sometimes it can distract our children from the task at hand.  What is this digital distraction’s impact on productivity you may ask? In a recent article from…

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How College Friendships May Affect Student Success

Good Morning, Today we want to share an article from npr.org entitled ‘How College Friendships May Affect Student Success.’ “Students are typically advised to avoid social distractions and keep their eyes on the academic prize instead.’ LA Johnson/NPR ‘A new book from a researcher at Dartmouth College puts a new spin on that idea, mapping…

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My Daughter Has My Eyes, My Hair And My ADHD

“I was repulsed by math because it challenged me so much. I distracted myself with the subject matter around it, because I was interested in words and could connect with language. This interplay of exhaustion, panic, guilt and defeat is a frightful symphony. In my experience, this is the emotional soundtrack of ADHD.” In the…

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