Seven ways to improve middle school for kids

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AMARILLO, Texas (KAMR) — Middle school can be a pretty tough transition. Kids go through physical, emotional, and social change all at once, set against a backdrop of a new kind of school.

There are ways to ease that transition a little bit. Our parenting contributor Belinda Palacios has seven ways parents and educators can improve kids’ middle school experiences.

  1. Trust them with responsibility
  2. Help them with self-identity.
  3. Give them ways to serve.
  4. Foster relationships with adults.
  5. Help them relate to peers.
  6. Build in opportunities to play.
  7. Make it safe to fail.

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