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Solutions to Homework Problems

Is your child unable to focus on homework? Does he forget to bring home his assignments? Does he speed through work, produce sloppy work, resist work, procrastinate or rely too heavily on your help? Fear not. There are effective solutions … Continue reading

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Recommended Education Resources

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Homework Strategies

Here’s a list from Adam Waxler of some homework strategies that parents can use with their children: 1. Set up a consistent place for school work to be done. Homework should be done in the same place every night – … Continue reading

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Investigating Fingerprints

By investigating fingerprints, students get to know more about the organ that covers and protects their bodies. Investigate how each individual possesses a unique set of fingerprints. All fingerprints are made up of three basic designs: arch, whorl, and loop. … Continue reading

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How to Raise Smart Kids

Ten years of research has shown us How to Raise Smart Kids. Telling your child she is smart and/or talented promotes a vulnerability to failure and a fear of challenge. Instead, parents should be focusing on ‘process’ and ‘mind set’. … Continue reading

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What Kids Want in Books

To help gift givers select the right books for children this holiday season, Scholastic (NASDAQ:SCHL), the global children’s publishing, education and media company, has released new data on “What Kids Want in Books – a “sneak preview” from the fifth … Continue reading

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Tips & Tricks – Study Better

For students who find it stressful studying for exams (and what student doesn’t??), this free eBook will provide many good tips & tricks to study better and maximize the effect of your study time. To download this valuable eBook, click … Continue reading

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Knowing How You Learn Best

Knowing How You Learn Best …is very important to achieving your learning goals. First step: take the test at the link ‘Discover Your Learning Style’ in the right-hand margin. Second step: read this article.

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Apps Dangerous for Kids

Time was when we only had to monitor the TV viewing habits of our teens. Now we need to ensure that our kids are not using inappropriate apps on their smart phones. If you don’t think this is necessary – … Continue reading

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What The Modern World Has Forgotten About Learning

What the Modern World Has Forgotten About Learning – Exerpt:: “…institutional schooling, which makes increasingly rigid demands on very young children and suppresses more and more of their natural energies and inclinations…” http://schoolingtheworld.org/a-thousand-rivers/ ]http://schoolingtheworld.org/a-thousand-rivers/  

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