Parental guidance: Helping kids get organized
Q. My fourth-grader keeps misplacing, forgetting or losing things -- his violin, textbooks, hats. What can we do?
A. Use a coordinated two-prong approach for home and school, suggests Nicole Chamblin, a board member of the National Association of Professional Organizers who has offices in Freeport and Virginia.
At home, decide with your son on a place for everything. "Having him become...