As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to change what back to school looks like, it’s time for children across America to return. While many children went back to in-person learning last fall, getting them ready for a new school year can still feel a little different this time.

Blavity talked to several educators and school counselors of various experience levels to find out just what you should look to do this year to get your children ready for educational success. The bonus is you can work on these things even if your child has already started their school year.