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Local 6 goes way back to school

Go back to school with the Local 6 Morning News team.


5 tips to save on school supplies

It's back-to-school time and we all know shopping for school supplies can get pricey! We've put together a few tips to help you get the most bang for your buck before the new school year.



How to avoid the freshman 15

Want to avoid gaining weight during your freshman year of college? Follow these tips.



Pack fun, healthy lunches for your child

To make sure your son or daughter isn't trading the lunch you packed him or her with friends, follow these tips on what to put in your child's school lunch.



Kids need to balance homework, TV, computer

During the school year, parents need to limit their child's play time on the computer and time spent in front of the television until homework is done.


When should parents stop hovering?

While parental involvement is key to a child's success in school, at what point does a participating parent become a smother mother -- or father?



A-Z guide to handling report cards

What's a parent to do when a child comes home with a blemished report card? An educational psychologist has some tips.


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Back to school is a real headache for many children

More evidence supports that kids’ headaches increase at Back-to-School time.



Back-to-School trends all the kids want

Clothing trends that all of the kids are going to want on the first day.



Back-to-school health tips

As you get your kids ready to go back to school, here are a couple things to keep in mind.



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Back to School

The Local 6 morning team shares memories and helps you prepare to go back to school.

Julie's 'go-tos' for back-to-school lunches

Local 6's Julie Broughton gives some helpful hints for back-to-school lunches.

Julie Broughton's back-to-school tips

Local 6's Julie Broughton says routines are the key to smooth back-to-school mornings.

Troy Bridges' favorite back-to-school memory

Local 6 meteorologist Troy Bridges says he remembers his mom waking him up every day for school.

Julie Broughton's favorite back-to-school memory

Local 6's Julie Broughton talks about her favorite back-to-school memory.

Bridgett Ellison's favorite back-to-school memory

Local 6 News anchor Bridgett Ellison shares some of her favorite memories.

David Hall's favorite back-to-school memory

Local 6 News anchor David Hall talks about his best back-to-school memory.

Schools test new security technology

Students in Central Florida are heading back to school in just a few weeks and that means local districts are already working on plans to keep them safe.


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