What Does It All Mean?

What Does It All Mean?

Have you ever received a message similar to the following: “This is Kennedy Elementary School, could you please contact us at your earliest convenience to discuss a meeting time regarding your child’s academic progress?”  You more than likely panic, wondering what is...
Test Taking Tip #2: How to Interpret Reading Passages

Test Taking Tip #2: How to Interpret Reading Passages

Have you ever been taking a reading test, read the passage, and then looked at the answer options and could swear they all belonged to some passage other than the one you just read? I think this has happened to every single one of us at some point. So, just how do we...
Test Taking Tip #1: How to Succeed on Norm Referenced Tests

Test Taking Tip #1: How to Succeed on Norm Referenced Tests

Yes, the school year has begun and so has the testing! No matter what your thoughts are on these standardized tests, they can be compared somewhat to taxes…they’re both inevitable. So, how can we help our kids do better on these tests, thus alleviating some of their...
Its All Fun and Games or is it?

Its All Fun and Games or is it?

“Put down the controller and come do your homework!”  How many times as a parent have you had to shout this phrase?  While finishing your homework may not rival the excitement of Minecraft or Fortnite, there are other activities that can be just as much fun, yet many...