Hernando's solution

Left BehindA look at a solution for middle school students that have been held back two or more times.Parents understand right away when I say is there anything else that can help my child get through middle school? Children who are held behind in middle school more then two times become a major problem. For one they are older then their peers and usually feel isolated. Number two they pretty much seem to give up. Most people believe that kids who give up do so because they don’t care and they don’t have parents who take an active interest in passing....more

Late Bloomer

When I was in 7th grade, I had to start changing in a locker room for P.E. This was the first time I was aware of my body in comparison to other girls. I hadn’t really noticed, or paid attention. Sure there was that one neighbor boy who always teased me for being “flat”, but I didn’t let it bother me too much. I was only twelve. Of course I wasn’t developed yet. ...more