"Why is School so Hard?"

Understanding Executive Function Challenges

For parents of children in elementary and middle school


For some students, school seems to be so much harder than it does for others. Many students struggle with a variety of organizational challenges which negatively impact their ability to succeed in school. These students need us to understand and to coach them so they can master school tasks. Join us for a special series that will improve your understanding of these issues and provide you with hands-on strategies that work for kids and families.

Topics Covered Include:

  • Getting Organized – Messy Backpack Syndrome
  • Homework Hassles and Meltdowns
  • Planning and Time Management
  • Successful Morning and Nighttime Routines
  • Understanding the Causes of School Problems and Finding Constructive Solutions

October 22, 29, November 5, 12 from 6:30-8:00 at Creekside High School in Irvine Unified School District

Led by Dr. Diana Karjoo, Christina Ozaki, and Kelly Rafter

Contact Susan Holt to register: 949-936-7502