• Prom Queen Drama

    Dear Kathy,      My daughter just attended her junior prom a few days ago and hasn’t spoken to me since. She’s angry at me and... Read more

  • Helping My Child in School

    Dear Kathy,      My daughter is a smart girl but she’s a poor student. She doesn’t know when her tests or quizzes are scheduled for, dates that her... Read more

  • Maximize Your Child’s School Success

    One of the key components to your child’s academic success is the relationship you develop with school staff. Like all relationships, it requires nurturing. Follow the tips below to create a positive... Read more

  • Driven to Distraction!

    Dear Kathy,      I have two great kids and  I love them to death. The problem is that  all three of us have ADD. I try as... Read more

  • Is ADD a Diagnosis or an Excuse??

    Dear Kathy,      My daughter is getting low grades because she doesn’t take school seriously. She fights us tooth and nail about doing her homework,... Read more

  • This is New York: Jumaane Williams, Perseverance Pays Off

    This is New York: Jumaane Williams, Perseverance Pays Off

      NEW YORK—A melodious voice booms from the beige corridor on the 18th floor of the City Council office building. Council member Jumaane Williams has... Read more