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The Happy Student

By Katherine Firestone of Fireborn Institute

A podcast for parents who want to learn practical strategies to help their kids succeed in school both academically and socially.

  1. 1.
    Grit, Growth, and Goodbye12/11/2019
    7:28
  2. 2.
    The Self-Compassion Paradox Rerun12/05/2019
    9:31
  3. 3.
    #89: Keeping the Holidays Fun Part 3 RERUN11/25/2019
    5:44
  4. 4.
    #86: Keeping the Holidays Fun Part 2 RERUN11/22/2019
    9:05
  5. 5.
    #50: Keeping the Holidays Fun RERUN11/21/2019
    8:06
  6. 6.
    113. The Dangers of Being a Teen with Andrei11/06/2019
    12:50
  7. 7.
    112. You're Doing It Wrong! (Not!!)10/16/2019
    29:14
  8. 8.
    111. Building Mental Flexibility10/02/2019
    8:08
  1. 9.
    110. My Failures09/25/2019
    6:33
  2. 10.
    RERUN The Privacy Dilemma09/18/2019
    11:13
  3. 11.
    Prepare to Be Distracted09/10/2019
    8:38
  4. 12.
    Building Stress Tolerance08/27/2019
    5:24
  5. 13.
    Be Strategic08/20/2019
    6:50
  6. 14.
    Back to School On Time08/06/2019
    9:11
  7. 15.
    Making Good Decisions through Family Mottos07/30/2019
    9:16
  8. 16.
    Learning to Think About What You’re Doing07/23/2019
    7:57
  9. 17.
    3! 2! 1! Blastoff!07/09/2019
    11:24
  10. 18.
    Emotional Games with Alison Smith06/25/2019
    17:33
  11. 19.
    What “They Say” about Parenting with Lauren Jumrukovski06/19/2019
    12:39
  12. 20.
    What’s the Hubbub Surrounding Spanking? (with Alison Smith)06/11/2019
    30:36
  13. 21.
    How To Be Happy and Fulfilled So Your Kids Are Too06/05/2019
    9:14
  14. 22.
    The Procrastination Problem Solvers05/21/2019
    13:35
  15. 23.
    Controlling Emotions When It’s Hard05/15/2019
    8:33
  16. 24.
    Work that Memory05/07/2019
    6:30
  17. 25.
    How to Study05/01/2019
    8:24
  18. 26.
    Now That I Have Your Attention04/23/2019
    9:11
  19. 27.
    Bob Sternberg on Wisdom, Intelligence, Creativity, and Success04/10/2019
    30:27
  20. 28.
    Your Executive Functions Strengths04/03/2019
    9:55
  21. 29.
    When Your Sad Teen Won’t Open Up03/25/2019
    8:57
  22. 30.
    The Effectiveness of Helicopter Parenting03/20/2019
    9:19
  23. 31.
    #64: Sam Hopkins's Story03/13/2019
    33:39
  24. 32.
    Deliberate Studying03/05/2019
    7:00
  25. 33.
    #94: Just Get Started02/27/2019
    9:26
  26. 34.
    #51: Turning Around a Tough Year (Updated!)02/13/2019
    6:23
  27. 35.
    #93: Study that Vocab!02/06/2019
    5:08
  28. 36.
    #92: A Resolution that's Actually Good for You01/30/2019
    7:33
  29. 37.
    #91: Story Time: Using Stories to Decrease Fears01/16/2019
    7:17
  30. 38.
    #90: Taking it Slow01/09/2019
    11:49
  31. 39.
    #66: The Self-Compassion Paradox12/04/2018
    9:46
  32. 40.
    #88: Getting Happy11/27/2018
    11:34
  33. 41.
    #87: Jill Caryl Weiner "When We Became Four"11/14/2018
    22:58
  34. 42.
    #85: 5 Tips to Help Your Kid Build Their Attention Span10/24/2018
    9:32
  35. 43.
    #84: Sharing Experiences is More Effective than Giving Advice10/16/2018
    9:14
  36. 44.
    #15: It’s Paper Time!10/09/2018
    10:39
  37. 45.
    #83: Family Mottos Part 2: What If Your Kid Isn't Kind?10/03/2018
    8:51
  38. 46.
    #82: Making Good Decisions through Family Mottos09/25/2018
    8:35
  39. 47.
    #81: Shock Your Teens with Radical Calmness09/19/2018
    6:53
  40. 48.
    #55: How to Not Be a Homework Nag09/11/2018
    9:00
  41. 49.
    #80: Now That I Have Your Attention09/04/2018
    8:33
  42. 50.
    #79: Prepare to Be Distracted08/29/2018
    8:15
  43. 51.
    #32: Back to School Already? Okay, here are some tips08/22/2018
    12:31
  44. 52.
    #78: Developing Character with Dr. Caren Baruch-Feldman08/14/2018
    24:22
  45. 53.
    #31: Calming Anxious Kids08/07/2018
    12:00
  46. 54.
    #77: Helping Your Kid Make Friends with Dr. Emily Anastasio07/31/2018
    29:40
  47. 55.
    #76: The Privacy Dilemma07/24/2018
    11:13
  48. 56.
    #75 Getting Your Child Ready for College07/17/2018
    8:10
  49. 57.
    #29: Because I Said So with Dr. Frank Bartolomeo07/10/2018
    20:36
  50. 58.
    #74: Lighthouse Parenting06/26/2018
    8:31
  51. 59.
    #73: Your Feelings Aren’t You06/20/2018
    6:12
  52. 60.
    #72: Getting the Rest You Need06/13/2018
    6:56
  53. 61.
    #71: Brain Science to the Rescue06/06/2018
    13:10
  54. 62.
    #70: Math Games for Young Kids05/22/2018
    7:21
  55. 63.
    #69: Finding the Right Summer Camp05/15/2018
    8:33
  56. 64.
    #68: Are You His Mentor or His Tormentor?05/08/2018
    8:56
  57. 65.
    #67: How to Study05/01/2018
    7:55
  58. 66.
    #66: The Self-Compassion Paradox04/25/2018
    8:29
  59. 67.
    #65: Standing Up to Bullies04/17/2018
    8:29
  60. 68.
    #64: Sam Hopkins's Story04/10/2018
    33:14
  61. 69.
    #63: The Bizarre Time-Out Controversy04/04/2018
    11:26
  62. 70.
    #62: What To Do When Your Kid "Talks Back" with Alison Smith03/28/2018
    31:34
  63. 71.
    #61: Giving Logical Consequences03/20/2018
    6:42
  64. 72.
    #60: Types of Discipline03/14/2018
    10:26
  65. 73.
    #59: The General Rules of Discipline03/06/2018
    7:38
  66. 74.
    #58: The Purpose of Discipline02/28/2018
    5:36
  67. 75.
    #57: Keeping Track of What You Don't Have to Do02/20/2018
    3:49
  68. 76.
    #56: Slow Reading Woes02/14/2018
    6:19
  69. 77.
    #55: How to Not Be a Homework Nag02/06/2018
    8:01
  70. 78.
    #54: Parents are Amazing01/30/2018
    5:58
  71. 79.
    #53: Tackling Reading Comprehension01/23/2018
    6:13
  72. 80.
    #52: Figuring Out After-School Activities01/17/2018
    7:20
  73. 81.
    #51: Turning Around a Tough Year01/10/2018
    4:02
  74. 82.
    #50: Keeping the Holidays Fun12/20/2017
    7:06
  75. 83.
    #49: The Truth about that Video Game Habit - with Dr. Emily Anastasio12/13/2017
    23:51
  76. 84.
    #48: The Power of Assuming Good Will12/06/2017
    6:42
  77. 85.
    #47: Chronic Medical Conditions & Thriving at School11/29/2017
    32:40
  78. 86.
    #46: Dr. Richard - Making the World a Kinder Place11/15/2017
    21:24
  79. 87.
    #45: Rewards are Tricky11/08/2017
    8:15
  80. 88.
    #44: Should I Talk to an Adult?11/01/2017
    6:06
  81. 89.
    #43: Nothing Beats Conversation10/25/2017
    7:02
  82. 90.
    #42: Those Crazy Teenage Brains10/18/2017
    9:07
  83. 91.
    #41: Raising Assertive Kids10/10/2017
    15:24
  84. 92.
    #40: The Empathy Advantage10/03/2017
    14:54
  85. 93.
    #39: Transition Trouble09/27/2017
    9:29
  86. 94.
    #38: My Life with ADHD09/20/2017
    9:38
  87. 95.
    #37: The Procrastination Problem Solvers09/13/2017
    13:08
  88. 96.
    #36: Making Group Work Bearable08/30/2017
    8:55
  89. 97.
    #35: It's Not Actually Cool to Be Busy08/25/2017
    12:48
  90. 98.
    #34: Your Morning Motivation08/16/2017
    11:10
  91. 99.
    #33: Back to School On Time08/09/2017
    8:55
  92. 100.
    #32: Back to School Already? Okay, here are some tips08/02/2017
    10:02
  93. 101.
    #31: Calming Anxious Kids07/26/2017
    10:53
  94. 102.
    #30: TV is Too Easy/A Summer Well Spent07/18/2017
    15:17
  95. 103.
    #29: Because I Said So07/12/2017
    19:33
  96. 104.
    #28: When You Think It's a Mess and Your Child Thinks It's Clean06/28/2017
    13:08
  97. 105.
    #27: Don't Tell Me to Calm Down!06/20/2017
    8:24
  98. 106.
    #26: Getting Gritty06/14/2017
    23:21
  99. 107.
    #25: Give Your Brain a Break06/06/2017
    6:44
  100. 108.
    #24: The Anger Reaction and the Humor Alternative05/30/2017
    7:00
  101. 109.
    #23: Tough Teachers05/23/2017
    12:27
  102. 110.
    #22: Avoiding the Slide this Summer05/15/2017
    7:09
  103. 111.
    #21. Teacher, I Want a Better Grade05/09/2017
    4:55
  104. 112.
    #20: Talk to Me05/04/2017
    9:09
  105. 113.
    #19: Intellectual Curiosity versus Academic Performance, Round 3!04/25/2017
    20:06
  106. 114.
    #18: Intellectual Curiosity versus Academic Performance, Round 2!04/20/2017
    11:42
  107. 115.
    #17: Intellectual Curiosity versus Academic Performance, Round 1!04/17/2017
    20:11
  108. 116.
    #16: Too Perfect? Fake Failure04/11/2017
    7:02
  109. 117.
    #15: It's Paper Time!03/28/2017
    11:08
  110. 118.
    #14: Crazy Kid Ideas03/21/2017
    23:51
  111. 119.
    #13. Distracted Productivity03/10/2017
    6:08
  112. 120.
    #12: Giving Good Advice03/03/2017
    7:32
  113. 121.
    #11: Turning "I Can't" into "I'll Try"02/23/2017
    6:10
  114. 122.
    #10: Cyberbullying02/17/2017
    15:48
  115. 123.
    #9: Bullying, What You Can Do (Part 2)02/10/2017
    20:09
  116. 124.
    #8: Bullying, an Introduction (Part 1)02/03/2017
    18:22
  117. 125.
    #7: Space to Think01/27/2017
    4:51
  118. 126.
    #6: The Stress Antidote - Relationships01/20/2017
    21:45
  119. 127.
    #5: Stress & Anxiety 10101/12/2017
    21:39
  120. 128.
    #4: Apologizing Can Be Your Best Tool01/05/2017
    5:59
  121. 129.
    #3: Uh Oh! How To Not Make a Mistake When Your Child Just Did12/19/2016
    25:10
  122. 130.
    #2. The Argument Diffusers12/08/2016
    5:56
  123. 131.
    #1: Parents of Happy Students11/29/2016
    19:31

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