Category Archives: Education

A Guide For Parents Of Middle Schoolers

 For both students and their parents, middle school is a time of great anticipation. To give you a helping hand, here’s a guide for parents in understanding their middle schoolers better. *Image source: Pexels/Pixelbay/Unsplash Students in the middle grades are beginning to become self-sufficient, discover their unique passions, and become ready for the challenges of high […]

Advantages And Disadvantages Of High School Dual Enrollment

Schools across the country offer dual enrollment and concurrent enrollment programs to encourage more high school students to continue their education after graduation. College credit is earned while they’re still in high school, so it’s not just a taste of what it’s like to be in college. Graduating high school with 20 or 30 college […]

The Best Apps For Learning To Read

THE BEST APPS FOR LEARNING TO READ At-home reading classes have been around for decades, and learning to read with apps is merely the newest version of that practice. Nowadays, toddlers may participate in entertaining activities with their families by tapping on a tablet instead of the workbooks and videotapes used by previous generations. There […]

Finest Sites For Online Reading Instruction

FINEST SITES FOR ONLINE READING INSTRUCTION Only 35% of 4th graders and 34% of 8th-grade students met or exceeded NAEP Proficient reading standards in 2019, according to the 2019 National Assessment of Educational Progress Reading Assessment. This is a 2 percentage point drop from 2017. A child’s ability to read proficiently in third grade significantly […]

The Best Children’s Book Susbscription

THE BEST CHILDREN’S BOOK SUBSCRIPTION A subscription service for children’s books regularly delivers new books to children and their families, sometimes focusing on a specific topic. Whether it’s a few books in every box or a few extra things to go along with the book of the month, these subscription boxes are all about encouraging […]