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How to calm first-day-of-school nerves in different grades

By Understood Team

No matter what grade they’re in, kids often get nervous about starting the new school year. And for kids who learn and think differently, it can be especially scary. Get tips on how to help your child calm first-day jitters and start school with a good attitude.

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