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...
Home Interventions

Home Interventions

Many studies show that parental involvement is more important to a child’s school success than family income or the level of education the parents have. That’s a pretty big statement, don’t you think? Let’s say that again. Parents’ actions pertaining to their...
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...
July 4th – Making it Real for a New Generation

July 4th – Making it Real for a New Generation

As the sky darkens and the people gather, anticipating that patriotic show of lights, a small child wonders… He/she knows Christmas is about God, Thanksgiving is about the Pilgrims and turkey. But what exactly is the 4th of July all about? They don’t talk much about...