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This undated photo provided by Order Out of Chaos shows academic planners. Once students get to Middle School, where they're expected to juggle several different classes along with various after-school activities, it helps to use an academic planner that keeps track of afternoon and evening events as well as long-term assignments. This planner was designed by Leslie Josel after years of coaching disorganized students. (AP Photo/Order Out of Chao, Randy Matusow Photography)
This 2013 photo provided by Order Out of Chaos shows Hoarding Specialist, Leslie Josel, during a local community breakfast at a United Jewish Federation event in Mamaroneck, New York. Today's demanding mix of schoolwork, extracurricular activities and technological distractions can be a lot for kids to keep straight. Some parents are turning to a new breed of expert: the professional organizer, kids' edition. (AP Photo/Order Out of Chao)
This undated photo provided by Order Out of Chaos shows a storage system box for index cards, pens, pencils, ruler, paper and scissors in the Storage Station. Clear and portable supply storage boxes for every student in the house are a must, says Leslie Josel. While an elementary school students might need colored pencils and glue and scissors, a Middle School student might want a Spanish dictionary, a calculator, and plenty of reinforced lined paper. Josel said students learn better when they study in a variety of places as opposed to the same desk every night, making portable supply boxes essential. (AP Photo/Order Out of Chao, Leslie Josel)
This undated photo provided by Order Out of Chaos shows the launching pad area. Everyone should have a designated "launching pad," professional organizers say, where everything that goes in and out of the house is kept. Students who spend 20 minutes searching for something, don't have much energy left for getting things done, says Leslie Josel, an organizer and coach from New York who specializes in helping disorganized students, many of whom also have attention challenges. (AP Photo/Order Out of Chao, Leslie Josel)
This photo provided by Time Timer shows a Time Timer Plus. Organizers say many students have difficulty visualizing time. This timer, which comes in a wide variety of sizes, helps give a visual sense of time. It can also be used to help students play "beat the clock" with themselves to help get work done. (AP photo/Time Timer)
This photo provided by Global Assistive Devices, Inc. shows VibraLITE Mini watch models. These easy to program watches, which can be set to vibrate at certain moments, serve as friendly and inconspicuous reminders to students who tend to forget important appointments or tasks. (AP Photo/Global Assistive Devices, Inc.)