Enjoy School Again

Advice, Support and Coaching for Parents of Kids Who Aren't Enjoying School Right Now

Enjoy School Again

Category: Parenting

What is “Brief Coaching” Anyway?

When helping a parent and child with school-related difficulties, we use a method called “Solution-Focused Brief Coaching”. Here’s what it is and how it works: It is a gentle, positive, and enjoyable process. Why? Because it does not dive deep Read more…

3 Reassurances (for a Parent of a School-Refusing Child)

  Parenting can be a lonely and stressful job, especially when there is a problem with school. Family and friends may not know what to advise, and even teachers can be at a loss for how best to help your Read more…

Haiku Workshop – Writing Tiny Poems to Explore School-Related Difficulties

We took a haiku-writing workshop with coach and author Doret Jordaan, inviting people to create “tiny poems” around school-related difficulties. The outcome was really phenomenal! Not just in the beautiful and poignant poems created, also in the discussions they opened Read more…