The Success Mindset

The Success Mindset

By Aviva Black of Familial I pride myself on being on time. Back when my college-age kids were in preschool, that meant a lot of wrangling to get out the door. But I was on time! One day, we rushed in a ghastly 15 minutes late. I ran over to Teacher Sue and...
The Effects of Blue Light on Children’s Sleep

The Effects of Blue Light on Children’s Sleep

“Sleep is an investment in the energy you need to be effective tomorrow.” Tom Rath Is limiting device time at bedtime with your child an ongoing struggle?  When schools went virtual, did you notice a change in your child’s sleeping habits?  Does your child have...
The Many Advantages of Tutoring

The Many Advantages of Tutoring

If you’re a parent, chances are it’s crossed your mind to get outside help for your child’s education. Whether you’re a home school parent, have kids with special needs, or just think today’s common core curriculum is a bit too advanced, the idea of adding extra...
How to Plan for a Research Paper

How to Plan for a Research Paper

“Plans are nothing; planning is everything.” Dwight D. Eisenhower Does your child struggle with planning a research paper assignment?  Does he/she underestimate the time needed to complete it?  Do you see any procrastination involved?  Do you think executive...
Why Cursive Writing is Important Even Today

Why Cursive Writing is Important Even Today

“Write it down today.  Put it away.  Make sense of it tomorrow.”  Courtney Summers Is cursive writing being taught in your child’s school?  Have you wondered how your child’s keyboard use will affect them in the future?  How will it impact their penmanship and ability...