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Summer Learning Slide: Help! My Kids Don’t Seem to Care About it

I wish I could say it’s easy to find the perfect balance between a carefree, relaxing summer and making sure your kids are invested in summer learning and prepared for the upcoming school year. But I know it’s a challenge. Here’s exactly what used to work in my house when my kids were younger.

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Get an Inside Scoop on College Admissions in 2022

Parents contact our office every day with questions about how their high schoolers can stand out when applying for college and concerns about what they should be doing right now to start the process. So we asked one of our ask our expert College Consultants to weigh in.

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Student Self-Advocacy: Why won’t my child ask for help in class?

Asking for help is not easy for many bright, young students, especially in front of peers. But with the right strategies, almost all kids can learn to communicate their needs to overcome their challenges and stop feeling like they’re the only ones struggling.

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Struggling to Write? Try These Strategies at Home

For some children, writing can be a challenging, frustrating, discouraging experience. This can create poor performance in school and life. Learn some helpful strategies to help your student build confidence in writing. 

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How an Executive Function Coach Works with ADHD

If your child struggles with goal-oriented thinking, time management, and an inability to complete tasks, you likely have wondered why. There is a good chance that your child is struggling with executive dysfunction. Read on to learn what an executive function coach is and how they can help your child succeed academically. What Is Executive … Read more