Learning Derailed?  How to Get Back on Track Now!

Learning Derailed? How to Get Back on Track Now!

Researchers are already concerned with what they term a ‘COVID slide.’ This is similar to the commonly known ‘summer slide’ where the student loses ground on the academic progress made due to no learning for several months. And if we combine a weak spring semester with an inactive summer, you will have a difficult fall semester on your hands. Don’t let this happen to your child.

Two Skills for Superhero Readers

Two Skills for Superhero Readers

Decode: to change (secret messages, documents, etc.) from a set of letters, numbers, symbols, etc., you cannot understand into words you can understand If you cannot read a language, even one you speak already, all written text is a secret message.  Text is useless to...
5 Ways to Ace Standardized Testing

5 Ways to Ace Standardized Testing

Standardized testing has permeated our society for all ages, including some for 3 year olds at elite private pre-schools.  While you may agree or disagree with its usefulness, likely you have to deal with it either for yourself or your child.  If we’re going to...
Ways to Make Your Children Smarter

Ways to Make Your Children Smarter

In this article on Barking Up the Wrong Tree blog, the author gives a great list of ways to improve your child’s academic performance.  Here are a few. 1) Get Good Sleep While this may seem like basic knowledge, many students today are doing more and more activities...