By the end of the school year, everybody seems to be suffering from burnout. Too many tests, projects, and homework assignments seem to take their toll not only on students, but teachers and parents as well.
Lately, my kids have seemed more tired than usual, and we’re all counting down the days until summer vacation begins. I know many parents dread the summer, but for me, it’s a welcome pause in the constant rush that seems to permeate our weekdays. No more school lunches to plan, make, and pack. No more science projects. No more forms to fill. No more homework! Read more