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Involved parents in the education of their child result in successful middle school experiences. Please check here for articles and other information that may help you and your child succeed in school.

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Articles Online

Gender Differences in Middle School
Transitioning from Elementary to Middle School
"How to Get your Kid to be a Reader"
"9 Things Teachers Wish Parents Knew"
"Moving Up to Middle School" written by the National PTO (
"Making the Transition" by
"Organizing Your Boy: Getting Your Guy Through Middle School"
Getting Your Child Organized
Great Article on Peer Pressure and Empowering Kids to Make the Right Decisions

Tips for Success

A list of ways to ensure success of your child

Gifted Education

Resources for Gifted Students
"Smart Solutions for Gifted Kids" --online article
National Association of Gifted Children
Vanderbilt Program for Talented Youth--one of the top G/T programs/camps in the nation! They have strict requirements, but it is truly an amazing program. See Mr. Kasselberg if you're interested in more information about the programs offered.