How do we as parents keep calm and ensure the home environment is good for our students?

Handling exam stress can be an issue for the parent of any Junior Cert or Leaving Cert student as the pressure builds in the lead-up to exam time.

A small amount of stress can be helpful to motivate a student to get started, but if it gets out of hand, stress can inhibit the ability to focus and perform well.

A new video from Schooldays.ie in association with Sheila O’Malley of PracticalParenting.ie provides tips on dealing with your students’ exam stress.

Watch the ‘Parenting exam Students‘ video from schooldays.ie here.

Author: Francis O' Toole

Francis O' Toole is a Educational Psychotherapist & Guidance Counsellor. I set up this blog page to help students gain as much information as possible to be able to make right choices and decisions regarding their career options. I believe that we will be very successful in our careers if we follow what we enjoy.

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