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April 16, 2018

When things don’t go as planned

Today’s marathoners likely love the mild temperature, yet it’s unlikely they love all the rain...

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April 09, 2018

I think I can, I think I can

“Whether you think you can or think you can’t, you’re right.”- Henry Ford

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April 02, 2018

Help identify a starting point

When your child is overwhelmed and his school work feels beyond his control, often the easiest an...

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March 26, 2018

A solution to a sea of yellow highlights

Many students have a hard time identifying the most important information in a particular text...

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March 19, 2018

"Failing to plan is planning to fail."

"Failing to plan is planning to fail." - John Wooden, legendary UCLA men's bask...

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March 12, 2018

Memory is not a homework tracker

No matter how strong your child’s memory is, she should not rely on her memory alone to track ...

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March 05, 2018

Flip the script

It’s often hard to get children to finish tasks like homework or chores. Sometimes, students c...

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February 26, 2018

Dictionaries, Siri and Alexa

Many times, students can infer the meaning of a difficult word by using the text around it as ...

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February 19, 2018

Solutions start with education

In honor of President's Day: "Think about every problem, every challenge we face. The ...

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