There are SO MANY tips and ideas out there for how to get organized for back to school. Sometimes these ideas look pretty in pictures but are a hassle to maintain and create more work then you intended. What is the real result you are looking for when trying to get organized?
is to make sure everything has a home.
The best way to get started when decluttering/purging/getting organized...whatever you want to call it is to put everything in a pile by category.