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Turn Summer Break Into Summer Learning Fun

Turn Summer Break Into Summer Learning Fun

Posted by Jenna Cicero on Apr 8th 2022

As the school year winds down and comes to an end, kids are itching for some summer fun and let’s be honest… no homework. While we want our kids to enjoy their summer break, we want them to k … read more
Learning through hands-on discovery!

Learning through hands-on discovery!

Posted by By Leigh Ann Pernell on Jul 29th 2020

Play and discovery are vital elements of developmental learning and are an essential part of a healthy and happy childhood. As young learners engage in play activities, they expand their knowled … read more
Engage Young Learners with Meaningful Math

Engage Young Learners with Meaningful Math

Posted by By Leigh Ann Pernell on Jul 1st 2020

This year has definitely been one for the books. While distance learning has been front and center, it's important to keep your child's problem solving and math skills sharp. Here are a few ways to he … 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
Tips for Raising Readers

Tips for Raising Readers

Posted by By Leigh Ann Pernell on Apr 3rd 2019

Reading is so much more than a mandatory classroom activity or mundane homework assignment. The act of reading opens the door to experiences, people, places, information, and inspiration. If we want t … read more
Nurturing the Love of Reading

Nurturing the Love of Reading

Posted by By Leigh Ann Pernell on Feb 13th 2019

Reading is a gift that opens the door to language, emotion, inspiration, and knowledge. When we read for the simple joy of reading, we connect with a text in meaningful ways. We identify with characte … read more