By Amanda Morin
Is your teen always running late? Does she forget which books to bring home or when assignments are due? Help her harness the organizational power of her smartphone.
Amanda Morin is a parent advocate, a former teacher and the author of The Everything Parent’s Guide to Special Education.
Jessica Millstone, Ed.M., M.P.S., works with BrainPOP, focusing on improving teaching and learning through the integration of innovative technologies.
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