Tips for Parents of Preschoolers:
How to Make School Transitions Positive
Kelly Gfroerer, Ph.D., LPC
Certified Positive Discipline Classroom Educator
As the school year gets under way, if your child is sometimes tearful as he or she transitions in carpool or drop off, rest assured many preschool-age children have some difficulty transitioning from home to school. A few tips for helping make this transition positive for your young child include:
A few parent resources that you may find helpful that are highlighted in the tips above include:
Positive Discipline and Positive Discipline A-Z by Jane Nelson.
As a Positive Discipline Classroom and Parent Educator, I will be doing several programs at Dunwoody Methodist throughout the year focused on Positive Discipline for Preschoolers. Please look for announcements and emails for upcoming programs. On November 11th I will be speaking at the Moms on the Grow Meeting.
Here’s to a great start the school year!
Kelly Gfroerer, Ph.D., LPC,