Evaluating Homework

Evaluating Homework

At this point in the school year, you are probably well into a homework routine with your child. That makes this the perfect time to evaluate that time, its challenges and successes, and whether or not a change is needed. Is Homework Effective? There are a number of...
5 Study Habits to Avoid

5 Study Habits to Avoid

Study Habits Matter Preparing for an assessment can mean added stress for parent and child. It can include arguments, tears, and frustration about what to review or where to find information. For some it’s often a lengthy and dreaded process in which the end result...
Stress-Free Reading for the Summer

Stress-Free Reading for the Summer

Stress-Free Reading for Struggling Learners How can we encourage stress-free reading? Parents of frustrated learners often share with us that their children dislike reading and avoid doing so when not required. These students can put in tremendous effort, in and...
Making the Most of Summer Vacation

Making the Most of Summer Vacation

Summer Vacation For students with learning challenges, summer vacation may come with a sigh of relief. For some, it can signal a welcome break from the familiar cycle of effort not matching results. It can mean a temporary reprieve from watching peers respond with...