Academic Life Coaching Blog

Life Coaching Meets Inspiration and Positive Psychology

CTEDU’s blog centers on looking at the latest developments in positive psychology applied to the field of life coaching.

Exploring Reasons for Parent-Teenager Miscommunication

February 7, 2024

Teenagers often make small, seemingly insignificant decisions that can dramatically shape their future. Questions like, “Should I complete my homework?” or “Is a B worth the extra study time, or am I okay with a C?” may appear trivial but are indeed pivotal. Deciding whether to nurture a talent or relax and watch a movie […]

Let Us Test Your Mindset

January 1, 2024

Encountering a challenging situation with your teenager’s academics, such as failing a math test, can serve as a pivotal moment for teaching and growth. Let’s explore this scenario: Your teenager has been diligently preparing for a math test—completing homework and studying in advance—but unfortunately, they don’t perform well. They express frustration, feeling that the test […]

Unveiling the Potential of Effective Coaching Agenda Setting

December 1, 2023

Unlocking the Potential of Effective Coaching Agreements Agenda setting may not be the first thing that comes to mind when you think of dynamic coaching elements, but its influence is undeniable. I’m excited to share why agenda setting is crucial for setting the tone and expectations in coaching relationships. The Significance of Agenda Setting Agenda […]

Essential Ingredients for Success in Middle School: Tools & Training

November 30, 2023

Navigating Middle School: 10 Essential Tips for Success Middle school is a formative and challenging time for many young students, filled with academic pressures, evolving relationships, and personal development. While there’s no one-size-fits-all manual for navigating these years, certain strategies can help manage these challenges effectively. Top 10 Ingredients for Middle School Success These tips […]

Integrating Life Coaching Skills into College Advisory Roles

November 7, 2023

The Evolving Role of Academic Advising in Higher Education Academic advising has been proven as a crucial factor in student retention and success. Yet, the effectiveness of academic advisory teams varies widely across institutions, especially during financial constraints that affect staffing and resources. This article explores the dynamic field of academic advising, its evolution, and […]