Self-Esteem

The Importance of Positive Self-Esteem for Kids

Learn what self-esteem is and why positive self-esteem is so important for kids. And get tips to hel…

7 Ways to Help Your Child Develop Positive Self-Esteem

Developing positive self-esteem can be challenging for kids with learning and attention issues. Try …

Download: Lunchbox Notes to Help Your Child Build Confidence

A lunchbox note can give your child a boost of confidence in the middle of a tough school day. Send …

Video: The Value of Mentorship for Kids Who Learn and Think Differently

Watch as kids who learn and think differently connect with mentors at Camp Eye to Eye. And learn how…

Could ADHD Be a Plus in the Right Environment?

In a New York Times op-ed, “A Natural Fix for ADHD,” Richard Friedman writes that adding novelty and…

5 Steps for Recognizing Strengths in Kids

When you focus on your child's challenges, it can be easy to overlook strengths. Follow these steps …

The Best Way to Praise Kids Who Learn and Think Differently

What's the best way to praise a child? Praising the effort is more helpful than praising natural abi…

9 Activities to Help Your Child Explore Strengths and Passions

Helping your child who has learning and attention issues explore strengths and passions can boost se…

7 Strategies to Promote Positive Thinking

Parents can be tough on themselves about their child's learning and attention issues. Try these stra…

4 Strengths Kids Build When They Take On Challenges

Learn four hidden strengths kids who face challenges often develop. Here are common strengths of kid…

How to Give Praise That Builds Your Child’s Self-Esteem

The best type of praise helps kids recognize their own effort. Here's what you can say to praise you…

8 Surprising Ways to Boost Your Child’s Confidence Before a Test

Help your child reduce test anxiety with these unexpected confidence boosters. Learn ways to improve…

What Should I Do When My Child Says “I’m Dumb”?

It hurts to hear your child say, "I'm dumb" or "I'm stupid." But there are ways to react that can co…

Growth Mindset: What You Need to Know

What is growth mindset? Read about growth mindset for kids and how developing a growth mindset can h…