Tag Archives: Tips for Parents

Encourage Student Writing

  November is National Novel Writing Month. This means that for the month of November, thousands of people will undertake a great task…writing 50,000 words in just thirty days. This event happens every year for a multitude of reasons, such … Continue reading

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Creative Ways Parents Can Encourage Reluctant Students to Focus and Read.

Educators and many parents, alike, are well aware of the benefits of reading and writing.  But sometimes parents get busy and it’s easy to lose track of their child’s reading progress. Let’s help get kids excited about reading.  With some of … Continue reading

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Sun Safety Tips from The Sun Safety Alliance

This week (June 5th through 11th) is National Sun Safety Week. With the warm weather upon us it’s important to keep your kids and families safe in the hot summer sun. The Sun Safety Alliance is an organization that is … Continue reading

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How to Choose the Right Summer Camp for YOUR Kids

As the school year comes to an end it’s time to choose where to send the kids to summer camp. Choosing the right summer camp can be an overwhelming task for lots of parents. With these helpful tips you’ll find … Continue reading

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5 Great (Educational) Websites for Kids

In our high-tech world kids know how to use a computer before the age of 5. There are lots of websites designed kids out there that are not only fun, but also great educational tools. Here’s a selection of five … Continue reading

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