Entries by Lu Telford

The Goldmine to Good Grades

The one that concerns (and keeps us up at night) most is grades. When our kids don’t do well in school we blame ourselves or even worse our ego gets involved and we say “But I was good in school!?” so we blame our significant other’s gene pool 😉

3 FUN Karate Games!

I can’t tell you how many times I have parent in my office (pulling their hair out) because they’re struggling getting their kid to follow direction. This is when I share our #1 Teaching Skill—PCP.

PCP stands for Praise-Correct-Praise!

Say What You Mean…

Let’s be honest, when we don’t see our kids succeeding, we parents feel like failures. You know what I’m talking about…that little voice goes off in our head saying “You’re doing it wrong!”

And yet we keep doing things the same way? Isn’t that the definition of insanity—doing the same thing over and over again and expecting a different result?

Case Study – Meet Matthew

I can’t tell you how many times a week I have a young parent in my office (usually a Mom in tears) pulling their hair out, because they can’t get their child to sit and do their homework.

When this happens, I always relate the story of Matthew…

How To Build Self-Esteem

I want to WARN you to watch over your child’s self-esteem like a “hawk!”

You see, kids with mild to severe focus issues like ADD and ADHD are susceptible to LOW self-esteem. These kids usually have trouble in school and can quickly become the target of cruel remarks from other kids.

Smartest Investment EVER!

Today I want to share how we help kids to Develop a Strong Character.

Our definition of character is…

When Discipline meets Honesty.

Character Development is smartest investment you can make in your child’s future!