How to Effectively Read Your Child’s Report Card

BY KYLEEN GRAY With the arrival of June, inevitable report card season looms for students, teachers and parents. There are four key components parents and guardians need to pay attention to that should all be weighed equally when judging a student’s performance throughout the school year. AttendanceThere is a significant and direct correlation between student…

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5 Easy Ways to Make Literacy a Family Activity

BY KYLEEN GRAY Literacy learning and vocabulary development are essential skills children must learn and master for success in school, work, and life. The equation is quite simple: literacy skills = school success = employment = physical, mental, and financial health. Traditionally, literacy was a family activity, but it today’s media-drowned world, finding time for…

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How to Curb Summer Learning Loss

BY KYLEEN GRAY Summer is near! But alas, so are the dangers of summer learning loss. Yes, this is a real thing’ Statistics point to summer learning loss as most problematic in the areas of literacy, mathematics and physical activity. How can you bridge the gap for your kids this summer? Read on for some…

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