Tips to get ready for School
Create Calendar Central
Each school year floats on a sea of schedules. School functions. Lunch menus. Scout meetings and music lessons. What do you do when youre drowning in paper.Nothing calms school year chaos like Calendar Central a centralized site for all family calendars and schedules. Youll need a family event calendar to track after school activities, school programs and volunteer work. Add specialized calendars and schedules, and you have it a one stop shop for family time management.Form is less important than function. A paper calendar with large squares lets you enter information easily. Pre printed white board calendars are easy to revise when necessary. Color coding entries by family member helps keep busy lives straight.Paper planner fans dedicate a planner section to serve as Calendar Central, while tech savvy cybergrrrlz store the info in a smart phone or tablet and sync with multiple computers. Choose a calendar format that works for your family.Post the family event calendar in a public place near the telephone. Use magnets to attach the calendar to the refrigerator, or tack it to a bulletin board.