From Screen Time to Page Time: Benefits of Children Reading Books in a Digital Age
From Screen Time to Page Time: Benefits of Children Reading Books in a Digital Age

Although tablets and e-readers are great, there’s something special about turning pages! Here are some key benefits of children reading books in a digital age. Comprehension Research has shown time and time again that our reading comprehension...

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Mindfulness Activities for Teens: Enhancing Focus and Well-being
Mindfulness Activities for Teens: Enhancing Focus and Well-being

Do you have a teen who becomes easily distracted or overwhelmed? Check out these mindfulness activities that can help enhance focus and mental well-being! What is mindfulness? We hear the term “mindfulness” a lot these days, but what does it...

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Parent and child making gingerbread house
4 Strategies for Keeping Kids Engaged Over the Winter Break

Parents are often concerned that their child spends school vacations either sleeping or staring at a screen. Here are 4 strategies for keeping kids engaged over the winter break! 1. Promote a healthy sleep schedule. As we’ve said before on our blog,...

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In-Home Tutoring vs. Learning Centers: What’s the Difference?
In-Home Tutoring vs. Learning Centers: What’s the Difference?

Parents are often curious about how in-home tutoring differs from learning centers. Let’s break down the strengths of each option! Curriculum It goes without saying that every student is different, both in how they learn and what they are being taught in...

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6 Fascinating Geography Facts Your Kids Will Love
6 Fascinating Geography Facts Your Kids Will Love

Geography is an engaging and relatable field of science for many students as it focuses on the study of a home we all share – planet Earth! Geography is devoted to the study of the lands, features, and peoples of our vast planet. Here are 6 fascinating...

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Fun Winter Break Activities for Kids
Fun Winter Break Activities for Kids

Winter break is a well-deserved vacation from school, but it’s also important for kids to keep their minds occupied during their time off! Here are some engaging winter break activities children will love. Play outdoors! As many parents point out, kids are...

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6 Easy Winter Crafts for Kids
6 Easy Winter Crafts for Kids

With the weather getting colder and the holidays upon us, check out these awesome winter crafts your kids will love! 1. Holiday cards. Creating your own festive stationary or greeting cards is a great way to get crafty this holiday season! Kids will enjoy...

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How Building Toys Inspire STEM Careers
How Building Toys Inspire STEM Careers

Building toys are popular for kids of all ages and help to demonstrate many principles of science, math, and physics. Here’s how building toys inspire STEM careers! 1. Inspiring creativity. Building toys like LEGOs and K’NEX are designed to be modular...

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How Students Can Get Started with Creating a Vision Board for the New Year
How Students Can Get Started with Creating a Vision Board for the New Year

Vision boards are a wonderful way to encourage students to dedicate a brainstorming session focused on their future dreams. Vision boards can help students of all ages to visualize their future goals and aspirations! Read on to find out more. A vision board...

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Computer STEM Projects to Try at Home
Computer STEM Projects to Try at Home

With the tech industry booming, STEM education is more important than ever. Here are some STEM projects you can try at home – right from your own computer! 1. Create a website. A fun fact that most people don’t realize is that every tool you need to make...

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