Our Blog

Articles and Input from Education Professionals

Welcome to our blog section for Dynamis Learning Academy where you as a parent can obtain valuable educational information. Every week on Tuesday evening, a blog is posted on this website as our goal is to keep parents informed of various topics in the school environment.

Our Most Recent Blogs

Articles and Input from Education Professionals

At Dynamis Learning Academy, a team of professional educators meets to select the topics that we feel are current and would be of great interest to our parents. This section will include blogs on topics such as organizational and test taking strategies, ADHD, 504, IEP, Executive Functioning, Dyslexia, Mindfulness, SAT/ACT ideas, and much more. If you have a topic in mind you’d like to see here, please reach out to us in the contact section of this website, and we’ll be happy to provide you with the information. Thank you and we look forward to equipping parents with knowledge on the various educational topics in school systems today.

ADVICE FROM A SENIOR TO A FRESHMAN

ADVICE FROM A SENIOR TO A FRESHMAN

Parents, close your eyes and go back in time……….. Go back to your first day of high school.  Go back to your first day in college.  Go back to that feeling of apprehension, of nerves, of the unknown about what you were about to face.  If you are like me, a chill might...

Why Writing is Critical for Success

Why Writing is Critical for Success

“But why do I need to learn this?” If you are a parent, teacher, or tutor you probably have heard the question above.  Students of any age have probably uttered these words as they struggled to learn a new concept, study for a test, or prepare for a class project. ...

3 Tips for Writing Success

3 Tips for Writing Success

They grow up too quickly! Parents have been known to use this phrase often as they watch their children progress through various stages of life - baby, toddler, elementary school, middle school, high school, college, and their professional career.  However, even...

FREE DOWNLOAD:

THE EFFICIENT STUDENT GUIDE:
15 strategies to help your child manage schoolwork better

Is your child struggling to keep up with classes?
Do they forget about homework or struggle to get their work done on time?
Get your FREE copy of The Efficient Student Guide to learn the 15 strategies to help your child manage their work better!
(You’ll also be signed up to receive future tips and helpful resources.)

Get your FREE copy of The Efficient Student Guide to learn the 15 strategies to help your child manage their work better!

(You'll also be signed up to receive future tips and helpful resources.)

Blog Archive

Mindfulness Tip #5 – Healthy Eating

Mindfulness Tip #5 – Healthy Eating

“Mom, I’m hungry. What’s for dinner? I want some chicken nuggets and fries. Oh, can we get a milkshake for dessert too?” When you suggest a salad or some lean meat and vegetables instead, a chorus of whines and objections erupt from the backseat. Despite your...

Mindfulness Tip #4 – Awareness

Mindfulness Tip #4 – Awareness

Have you ever heard of a ‘lightbulb’ moment? I am sure you have! It’s one of those moments we experience where a thought or feeling randomly pops into our heads that answers or solves an ongoing dilemma in our lives. It’s a sudden, intuitive feeling that appears to...

Mindfulness tip #3:  Routine & Organization

Mindfulness tip #3: Routine & Organization

Imagine the following scenario at home. Your home looks a little out of sorts.  Clothes are thrown everywhere!  You’ve found part of your clean uniform, but the other half looks like it’s been chewed on by the dog. Your book bag has been taken by aliens because you’ve...

Mindfulness Tip #1:  Using Senses to Learn Self-Care

Mindfulness Tip #1: Using Senses to Learn Self-Care

O.K., let’s sit down, get comfortable and take a deep breath. Close your eyes and concentrate on your breathing. In and out, counting to 5 before you inhale and again before you exhale. That’s right, slow it down. Focus on that breathing… For many of you, this may...

Test-Taking Tip #4:  How to Strategize on all Math Tests

Test-Taking Tip #4: How to Strategize on all Math Tests

Does your child struggle with anxiety right before a math test?  Do they tend to do well in school generally speaking, but they are not scoring high on their math tests?  Are you looking for ways to help your child ace their math tests in the classroom and on...

Test-Taking Tip #3:  How to Use the Process of Elimination

Test-Taking Tip #3: How to Use the Process of Elimination

Do multiple choice test questions overwhelm your children?  During tests, does your child have difficulty with the process of elimination?  Is your child about to take a standardized test like the Georgia Milestones, ACT/SAT, and you feel they could use some...

Test-Taking Tip #1:  How to Handle Time-Management While Testing

Test-Taking Tip #1: How to Handle Time-Management While Testing

Does your child struggle with finishing tests on time?  Although you’ve tried many things to help, does your teen continue to experience test-anxiety?  Do you wonder if your child might have a learning disability that’s affecting their test scores? Test-taking is...

Get Connected

Schedule a free consultation call! We can’t wait to hear from you!