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What to Do if Your Child Receives a Low SAT Score

Do not panic if your child receives a low SAT Score.  Stop, breathe and: Remember your child is so much more than an SAT score. Help your child realize they are so much more than an SAT score. Understand that not all colleges require an SAT or […]

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Even with Dyslexia Sight Words can be Fun

Learning sight words can be a huge challenge for a child with dyslexia.  If you have a child struggling with reading you may have already spent hours looking into sight words, high frequency words, Dolch words or even if sight words are the right way to help your […]

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At a Crossroads? Trust Your Parental Intuition!

Many of us just received report cards and progress reports informing us of our children’s performance in school. How did you feel about them? How did your child react to the results? If the grades and remarks were less than favorable, now may be a good time […]

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How Hiring the Right Math Tutor May Repair Your Child’s Transcript

If your child’s semester math grade was lower than desired, you have most likely engaged a math tutor.  Hiring a math tutor will guide your child toward future success, but does little to improve his or her transcript – unless you hire a tutor that works for […]

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Five Steps to Selecting an Alternative School

Your child has more private and public alternative school options than ever before.  An alternative school has a custom learning environment unencumbered by the traditional classroom model.  Alternative schools may be publicly funded charter school or private schools.  They range in size from large K-12 schools to […]

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New Year’s Eve Vision Board Party

A few years ago I decided to change how I spent New Year’s Eve. Rather than going out, I decided to bring my focus in on my children, on my family, and on myself. So began a new tradition in our home: The Vision Board. Each of […]

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5 Easy Ways to Keep Kids School-Sharp Over Holiday Break!

Students and parents look forward to enjoying some downtime during the long holiday break. However, along with this opportunity to relax, comes a disruption in academic routine. For some children the lack of a school routine over the holiday break makes it difficult to get back in […]

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Have a Fun Hour of Code at Home

Yeah for my son’s elementary school librarian! My son came home excited about the Flappy Bird game he coded during library time. My junior high son wanted to see it and then for the next hour the two of them coded a Star Wars game we all […]

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Teaching Kids Gratitude

Thanksgiving may be over, but giving thanks shouldn’t be. Expressing appreciation, gratitude, and thankfulness for the positives in your life is a great way to make yourself and others feel good.  Gratitude also provides a great bridge to building a growth mindset by finding something to be […]

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What’s New About the New SAT?

March 2016 is the roll-out date for the new SAT. David Coleman, CEO of The College Board who creates the SAT exam, stated the test was changed because, “admissions officers and counselors have said they find the data from admissions exams useful but are concerned that these […]

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