Checkup Newsroom (behavioral)

2019
November
22,
2019
| 09:11 PM America/Chicago
Sitting outside of a movie theater, Damian Wells hoped he’d embarrassed himself for the last time. Moments earlier, the 15-year-old Weatherford, Texas teen was watching a movie with his younger sisters when all of the sudden, a fit of cursing and ...
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2018
April
06,
2018
| 10:15 PM America/Chicago
Today’s students have greater demands than ever before, with homework and a greater emphasis on scoring high on standardized tests like the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR). Parents can help by making sure that children pla...
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2017
June
06,
2017
| 05:16 PM America/Chicago
On the top floor of the brand new South Tower building at Cook Children’s Medical Center sits a facility most people will never see. The doors are locked from inside and out. The only access granted comes with the swipe of a badge. This is the Rees-J...
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2014
May
06,
2014
| 07:22 PM America/Chicago
Every child’s greatest advocate should be the parent. After all no one knows your child, better than you. So as we celebrate Teacher Appreciation Week (May 5-9), I thought I would offer some tips for talking to your child’s teacher and hopefully maki...
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