Education

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My Child is Failing Kindergarten: Should I Worry or Not?

Is your child failing kindergarten? If you are searching this query, then something must be happening in your life to cause it. Likely your child is currently in kindergarten and is struggling. Maybe you are meeting the teacher at pick-up time every day with a negative or troubling report. Or perhaps your child isn’t making …

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Distance Learning Tips for Kindergarten Parents (From a Tired Parent Who Has Been There)

Distance learning in 2020 has been tough. I struggled through distance learning with my VERY active kinder-age son in the spring (he’s now in the first grade). I felt like a failure most of the time, but my son seems to be thriving. Here are some of my tips from my experiences to help you …

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What Age Should I Start Reading To My Child?

Are you pregnant or expecting a child? Are you reading all the stats about the importance of reading on the formations of little brains, language, and even emotional connections to caregivers? The research on reading to children is astounding. It seems that the more we know about reading to children, the better we understand it …

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Volunteering At School Tips (and Advice) For First Time Parents

All parents should volunteer at their kids’ school. I know most parents are SUPER busy, and volunteering at the place where they send their kids so that they can get all their other stuff done seems like an unnecessary burden. But here’s the thing. When you are in your kids’ school on a weekly (or …

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Teaching Children Physics To Inspire Life of Learning

I’m teaching my young children physics. Sounds silly, right? Let me explain. I’m very concerned about the quality of my children’s education. And while I have spent a lot of time in researching about homeschooling options, private school, and other advanced programs for my kids, I’m not sure that I am going to utilize those …

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