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Windows of Opportunity with Learning

Optimal times of learning in children are called “Windows of Opportunity.”  During the first few years of life, a child’s brain begins to wire approximately 100 trillion neurons for social intelligence, emotional intelligence, motor development, vision and thinking skills. Motor development and vision primarily develop between the […]

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How Much Homework is Too Much?

According to the National Education Association, the recommended amount of homework each night is 10-minutes per grade level, as determined by homework expert, Harris Cooper.  Anything more than that is considered excessive.  The benefits of homework are kids learn good study skills and habits. They gain a […]

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Seven Different Learning Styles.

Children are born with natural curiosity.  They have an innate love of learning.  They are playful, like to try new things, observe their surroundings and take in whatever they can.  Children glean information, absorb and digest as much as possible.  They are sponges.  Each child, however, is […]

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High Schooler Failed a Class? Retake it this summer and Boost Your GPA!

If you have a high school student who is struggling or failing a class, consider having them retake it this summer!  Brock’s Academy is offering summer school credit retrieval classes in all subjects.  With Brock’s Academy, a high school student can retake any class for high school […]

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Brock’s Academy Celebrates Grand Opening with Ribbon Cutting Ceremony!

Brock’s Academy celebrated the Grand Opening of its new center in Downtown Woodinville on Thursday, March 27, 2014. Woodinville Mayor, Bernie Talmas and members of the Woodinville Chamber of Commerce, helped Brock’s Academy with the ribbon cutting ceremony.  Brock’s Academy, locally owned and in business since 2004, offers premium, […]

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Tips to Help Your Child Get Caught up in School after an Illness.

The flu season is still here, unfortunately.  Which means we have sick kiddos staying home from school.  It can be tough on a child to go back to school after an illness, especially when their immune system is down and they feel weak and tired.  Trying to […]

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Strategies to Help Kinesthetic Learners Succeed!

Kinesthetic Learners often need to move around.  They are very hands on, learn by touch and enjoy physical activity.  When they speak they are very animated and use their hands to express themselves.  They like to try new things and are athletic, coordinated, and agile and excel […]

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Brock’s Academy New Site Location in Woodinville!

Brock’s Academy has a new site open in Woodinville!  We are pleased to now offer onsite one-on-one tutoring and classes, in addition to our in-home services.  We continue to provide in-home services throughout the Puget Sound region as well.  Brock’s Academy offers premium one-on-one tutoring and private […]

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It’s not too early to Start Planning for Summer Classes!

It’s hard to believe but summer is only a little more than three months away!  If your child struggled in a class and needs to retake a course to fulfill credits or raise their GPA, summer is the perfect time.  Brock’s Academy offers single class options for […]

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Teaching Strategies for Autism Spectrum Disorder Students

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) students, formerly called Asperger’s, are often the most challenging for teachers.  ASD students commonly have above average intellect and are high functioning.  It can be difficult at first, to tell the child even has a disability.  These children typically lack in social skills […]

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