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01/07/2016

Helping Your Child Concentrate

If your child is having difficulties focusing at school or on homework, it is easy to start worrying about ADHD. ADHD is a serious condition, but it may not be the problem. Here are a few steps you can take to make sure your child has the environment and tools...
01/07/2016

Science Help: Glossary of Terms

Preparing your child for the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, & Mathematics) world that will face them as adults does not need to be a challenge. Here are a few terms your child should know. Test your children yourself and ask for examples where...
12/09/2015

Tips for Acing the True/False Section

Mid-terms are approaching for many students, and stress levels can be pretty high. Here are a few tips to help make tackling those true-false questions on your test a bit easier.

When in Doubt

If you do not know if a statement is true or false, mark...
12/09/2015

Winter Break Activities for Children

A few, well-deserved weeks off for the winter holidays are in order for your children soon, but you will want to ensure to avoid winter slide. While not as pronounced as the infamous summer slide, time off over the winter can also result in learning loss and...
11/26/2015

Writing Help: More Rules of Punctuation to Know

Here are a few more rules of punctuation that will help you write correctly.

Quotation Marks

Use double quotation marks to set off exact, word-for-word quotations, and single quotation marks for quotations within a quotation. Add a space between...
11/26/2015

Involved Parents Have Successful Children

It is proven that students with parents active in their education perform better in school. Here are some steps you can take to improve results.

Build Responsibility

Make sure your children understand the consequences of their actions and take...
10/23/2015

Know the Rules of Punctuation

Here are some punctuation rules to help improve your composition.

How to Use Apostrophes

Apostrophes have many uses. They show possession, as in "John's car." Do not use apostrophes, however, with personal pronouns: his, hers, ours, etc. Remember that names or things...
10/09/2015

Math Concepts You Will Find on the SAT

While the SAT provides a list of formulas at the beginning, you still need to know a few that are not given to you. Here is a list of math formulas and concepts you are likely to use on the SAT.

Percentage and Percentage Change

To calculate...
09/21/2015

Ways To Increase Your SAT Score

The summer is winding to a close, along with the traditional SAT exam-taking season. But due to the well known importance of the SAT, it should still be on your mind. Whether you plan on taking the SAT for the first time this coming academic year, or you seek to...
09/14/2015

Changes Coming to the SAT in 2016

Back in March 2014, the College Board made an important announcement regarding the future of the SAT Exam.  They revealed that in the Spring of 2016, they will start to administer a redesigned SAT Exam, having made several changes to the content, structure, and...

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