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The Truth about Procrastination  
...and Strategies to Get Kids Started

All too often, we find ourselves cast in the role of "procrastination prosecutor," so the question bears asking, "Could it be that procrastination isn't such a bad thing after all since many students don't seem to see a problem with it?" Read on to find out...

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The Science Behind Procrastination:

The Real Reason Kids Procrastinate and Tips to Overcome It 

Thursday, February 13, 2014

12:15 - 1:00 pm

 

During this webinar, you will learn why students procrastinate in the first place (it may not be what you think) and what the research reveals when it comes to tackling this pervasive problem. Join us for practical tips for kids of all ages.

 

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Tuesday, February 25, 2014

12:15 - 1:00 pm

 

Join Ann Dolin, president of Educational Connections Tutoring, and author of the newly-released book, A Guide to Private Schools: The Washington DC, Northern Virginia, and Maryland Edition as she discusses the ins and outs of the application process.

 

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A Quick Look at Where the Classroom is Headed   

Improved technology is a driving force behind many of the current, influential trends in education.

In this short video, Ann Dolin explains how technology is changing the K-12 classroom and what it means for your student.

 
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The number one question parents ask me is: How do I get my child to care about his or her grades? I want to share a few of my top dos and don'ts for improving motivation and rewarding students for grades. 

TEACHING 21st CENTURY SKILLS AT HOME 
If your son or daughter's school has adopted the Common Core standards, then you've probably heard of "21st Century Skills" and how important they are to your children's future.  However, you may not have actually heard what they are...
 
The symbolic end to your parenting journey - the college admission process - is one of the most significant periods in your child's life. Searching for the "perfect fit" school can require a lot of time. By starting to plan in sophomore year, it will make the college admission process more manageable. Here's what you can do... 

  

 
2014 Dyslexia Association Conference 
Overcoming Obstacles: Reading, Attention, and Executive Functioning

March 15, 2014 
University of Maryland at Shady Grove 
Rockville, MD
 
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