Read ACTIVELY and aloud to your children for at least 30 minutes each night until their homework load and extracurricular activities no longer allow time for it, which generally occurs sometime in middle school.Continue reading
Encourage your child by focusing on strengths and minimizing stress.
Focus on the whole child – not just academics!
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Is this April’s Fools Day??? My 7 year old son is asking me to give him fish oil… I guessContinue reading
Inspire, Engage or Intervene? It Depends on Your Child. The steps to reading proficiency are many and occur over severalContinue reading
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“When I take a program with a child, almost 40% of my effort goes towards coaching the parents not toContinue reading
A great article at Headstrong Nation provides a cautionary note about the common classroom accommodation of extra time being extendedContinue reading
A researcher in England recently reported on the experiences of parents of school-age children who had been identified as dyslexicContinue reading
In yet another case of a scientific study to prove what should be obvious, researchers now report that children withContinue reading
Young children who are able to pay attention and persist with a task have a 50 percent greater chance ofContinue reading