The Common Core Reading Comprehension Challenge

The Common Core Reading Comprehension Challenge

Raising the Reading Comprehension Stakes Your child’s school is presently shifting to embrace all the changes of the Common Core Standards. And because these standards emphasize deep understanding and critical thinking, reading comprehension is now considered an...
The 4 Cognitive Stages of Child Development

The 4 Cognitive Stages of Child Development

According to the child psychologist, Jean Piaget, there are four vital cognitive stages of child development that every child experiences: Sensorimotor – birth through 18-24 months Preoperational – from 18-24 months up til age 7 Concrete Operational – from age 7 to 12...

How to Increase Brain Retention and Processing

Your brain is an amazing organ. It’s composed of different lobes, such as the temporal lobe, parietal lobe, occipital lobe, and frontal lobe, as well as the brain stem and cerebellum. Each of these areas of the brain has a specific function. And each one is associated...