Tip for easing school-time anxiety: “Talk to the Teacher.” The teacher is your best advocate in managing anxiety. Communicate concerns, ask for help, and rule out potential bullying or other class-related issues. Trust in the teacher’s expertise. Most kids can adapt once they are in their class! Send something from home to help connect home with school like a photo or a family book.
Read the rest of the tips from NAEYC: Tips for Easing School-Time Anxiety from a Mom Who’s Been There