New to Middle School?

Screen Shot 2014-08-11 at 3.58.45 PMThe transition to middle school can be daunting; there are fears lurking at every corner: lockers, new faces, new social situations, teachers can be scary.  But does anyone ever think of the parents?  Parents of middle school students also notice a sudden change in their children, ranging from their behaviors to what they need from their parents.  Being available for that change is also daunting for parents.

Click the image to the right for an introductory article to Cynthia Tobias’ new book: Middle School: The Inside Story — What Kids Tell Us, but Don’t Tell You.  

You might be surprised to find that you’re not alone.

More information on that book can be found here.

Middle School: The Inside Story

middle school inside storyIMLA 2015 Keynote speaker Cynthia Tobias recently released a new book called Middle School: The Inside Story – What Kids Tell Us, but Don’t Tell You.  The book provides practical, hands-on advice for helping your child through this minefield—with information about what he or she is really going through, but isn’t likely to share.

Ms. Tobias is also a featured speaker at NNU on Saturday, September 6 for a simulcast at the Brandt Center.