Play Live Radio
Next Up:
Available On Air Stations

Young Children Need Parental Guidance Transitioning to School

Each year, as summer comes to a close, families begin school supply shopping and preparing for the schedule change that comes with another school year. For some children, this is something they dread, while others look forward to it with great anticipation. Dr. Denise Cunningham, associate professor of childhood education and family studies at Missouri State University, discusses preparing children for this transition.