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...
How Can Parents Avoid Homework Hangups

How Can Parents Avoid Homework Hangups

As a parent what is your favorite time of day?  Have you ever considered the answer?  There are many probable answers that would not include “homework time”.  As parents, don’t we hate the word almost as much as when we were kids?  Even though we now know why it must...
Some Interesting History About Valentine’s Day

Some Interesting History About Valentine’s Day

Some people look forward to it all year, while others seem to be immune to its existence. Valentine’s Day, symbolized by that chubby little cherub or by red roses, candy hearts, and chocolate, is a day when we are supposed to think of our significant others, our...