A therapist goes to middle school and tries to sit still and focus. She can’t. Neither can the kids.

A pediatric occupational therapist spends time in a middle school and watches kids struggle to sit still.

A new approach to the difficult middle school years

Elementary and high school are hard enough to run but middle school is a problem unto itself. Even today exactly what to do with middle schoolers is a challenge. Read about a conference at the University of Virginia that is investigating a new approach to educating these young people.