The Academic Life Coach

Know more. Live more. Be more.

By - Marie Corfield

High School Students Stress — 5 Ways Teachers Can Help

Educators have an obligation to track student stress and help them through those difficult times. Here are 5 great ways to do so. In my last post, I wrote about three big myths in education, how they add to high school students’ stress, and tactics students can use to overcome them. In this post, I’ll focus on 5 things educators can—and

By - Marie Corfield

High School Students Stress — 3 Myths & Ways to Beat Them

High school is challenging enough as it is. The added pressure of “the future”, standardized tests and “college and career readiness” can make it more so. But it doesn’t have to be that way. Here are three big high school stressors, and ways to beat them. This post was written for high school students, but parents will find it very helpful,

By - Marie Corfield

Academic Life Coaching – An Overview

What you need to know to choose the right academic life coach for your child. What it is – and isn’t The International Coaching Federation (ICF) defines coaching as “a partnering with clients in a thought-provoking and creative process that inspires them to maximize their personal and professional potential.” Education has undergone drastic changes in the past fifteen years. Teaching