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Soothing the Worried Teacher’s Mind

Soothing the Worried Teacher’s Mind

Posted by By Leigh Ann Pernell on Jan 19th 2021

Those who have made it their mission to educate are a special breed. It has been said, “A good teacher is like a candle—it consumes itself to light the way for others.” (Mustafa Kemal Atatürk)Dedicate … read more
Empower and End Strong: Build Pandemic Persistence

Empower and End Strong: Build Pandemic Persistence

Posted by By Leigh Ann Pernell on Nov 16th 2020

It has been a most interesting year, and most of us will be happy to see 2020 come to an end. This COVID era has tested our patience and delivered uncomfortable consequences, but it has also … read more
Savvy Summer Solutions For Your Children

Savvy Summer Solutions For Your Children

Posted by By Leigh Ann Pernell on Jul 13th 2020

Can you hear it? The last school bell ringing and students dashing out the door, ready for summer vacation to begin. For the last 10 months, students have worked to build skills and make academic gain … read more
How to Prevent the Summer Brain Drain

How to Prevent the Summer Brain Drain

Posted by By Leigh Ann Pernell on Jun 26th 2020

Who would have thought we would have spent the last few months practicing social distancing and learning from home? Now it is time for summer break and worry begins to set in as we wonder — what’s … read more
Summer Brain Builders: Avoid the summer slide

Summer Brain Builders: Avoid the summer slide

Posted by By Leigh Ann Pernell on Jun 1st 2020

Summer break can be a great time for children to relax and recharge, but it is also when learning loss occurs. Want to avoid the summer slide? Here are a few ideas to spark quality learning and have f … read more
Hello, Fall: Take time to enjoy the season

Hello, Fall: Take time to enjoy the season

Posted by By Stepheny Seabolt on Oct 10th 2019

Ah, fall is in the air! With the changing season, we see aisles upon aisles of back-to-school supplies, new class schedules, and new school clothes. We also see the parents with exhausted faces … read more
Flexible Skill Groups

Flexible Skill Groups

Mar 6th 2019

Successful students develop a deep understanding of concepts, are willing to think independently, and are able to use what they know to solve real problems and complete quality learning tasks. Flexibl … read more
Help Your Child with Testing

Help Your Child with Testing

Jan 17th 2019

While your children may be the ones actually taking the tests, you are the one who can help them get through testing season. Here are some tips to help your student prepare for the test.Attendance is … read more