5 ways to help your child be a confident learner this school year

(BPT) - You packed the backpack. The school bus is waiting outside. Don’t forget the one thing your child needs in the classroom this year: confidence.

While many kids feel excited to see friends and return to routine, a new school year also brings new material and subjects to learn, with more advanced assignments. A study from LEGO Education found that 51% of students are nervous about trying new things, which means students may be nervous about a lot more than what to wear or who to sit with at lunch.