Top Test-Taking Strategies for Exam Day
Is your middle or high school student preparing to take a big exam? Are they still showing signs of anxiety even though you know they’ve prepared as much as they can in the days leading up to the test?
How Academic Enrichment Programs Can Help Your Child Catch Up on Learning
Has your child fallen behind academically due to the recent COVID-19 pandemic? The results from the latest MCAS exams suggest that students statewide could use extra support in their academic endeavors. While alarming, the results shouldn’t cause you to lose all hope. Your young student still has a bright future ahead, but you need to…
How Parents Can Help Improve Their Middle Schooler’s Writing Skills
Strong writing skills are essential for proper communication and excelling in school. Your child learned the foundations of writing in elementary school, and now they are moving on to more advanced concepts, such as subject-verb agreement, sentence fragments, and structured essay writing. From here, writing activities will only become harder. If you have a reluctant…
Quick Tips and Techniques for Students Struggling With Time Management
Millions of students struggle with effective time management. Sometimes, it happens because staying focused on one task at a time is difficult. Other times, it’s due to chronic procrastination. Still, other students are such perfectionists that they are too anxious to turn their work in on time. Whatever the reason you might struggle with this…
How Do I Motivate My Child to Develop Effective Study Skills?
Success in school sets your child up for long-term success in the real world, in everything from college preparedness to career readiness. However, it can be difficult to develop good study habits, even if you encourage your child to work on improving their study skills. Are you noticing difficulty focusing, trouble completing tasks, or procrastinating…