Self-esteem is dramatically impacted by academic struggles. Children’s sense of self-worth is tied to how successful and accepted they feel at school. It is important to nurture your child’s perception of herself as a learner. The following articles address issues of self-esteem:
- Tips for Developing Healthy Self-Esteem in Your Child
- Stress Management for the Learning Disabled
- Practical Tips to Help Your Child Learn Better and to Value Education
The support and encouragement you provide your child will give her tremendous comfort. Assure her that she is not alone in her academic struggles – that many other children have difficulty learning in school, and that you are there to support her.