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How can I help my child avoid after-school meltdowns?

Q. My daughter recently started kindergarten and it has been a huge transition for her. Prior to this school year, she only attended a half-day preschool four days a week. She comes home from school extremely cranky and has been having major meltdowns. I know she is exhausted and feels overloaded at the end of the day. What can I do to help her? A. I’ve talked with many parents of elementary-age children who share similar stories about their child’s after school experience. It is common ...