Three Ways to Keep Kids Learning at Home

Three Ways to Keep Kids Learning at Home

With COVID-19 causing chaos on our calendars and closing schools, many classrooms have gone virtual or just gone away. We already see the summer brain drain as parents and educators, so it’s hard to imagine what 6 or so months away from the classroom can do....
Sticks and Stones May Break my Bones, but…

Sticks and Stones May Break my Bones, but…

We’ve all heard the old adage, “Sticks and stones may break my bones, but names will never hurt me.” When it comes to bullying, though, this may not prove true. In fact, recent studies show a link between bullying and learning delays in school settings. Many studies...
Practice makes… Prepared?

Practice makes… Prepared?

Ben Franklin once said, “By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.” While this is fairly strong language, it’s an astute observation that is very applicable when it comes to SATs. It’s surely tempting to take a break from anything academic during the summer;...