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How to Deal with a Child who Hates School

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December 11, 2011
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When a child announces that he or she hates school, it’s often because of a problem that has nothing to do with school work. Parenting expert and author Ann Pleshette Murphy has excellent advice for parents who need to know how to respond to a child who hates school.


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