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How to Know if Your Child Needs an IEP

Nov. 10, 2022

Many students need individualized help from time to time, but for certain students, that help might be more specific and defined by an Individualized Education Plan (IEP). The IEP is a required document for students who receive special education services.

Five Study Skills Middle Schoolers Need to Acquire and Refine

Nov. 03, 2022

What are some of the middle school study skills your student should be cultivating as they move toward high school? Here are five of the most essential.

Student math scores are down from pre-COVID levels

Oct. 25, 2022

Math and reading scores for students across the country are down following years of disrupted learning during the COVID-19 pandemic. According to a report released  by the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), the results show a slight dip in reading scores and the largest drop in math since testing began.

Identifying Learning Disabilities Early

Oct. 06, 2022

If you know that your child is experiencing learning difficulties, it’s important to not ignore the signs. Here are a few things to watch for when your child is young that could be signs of learning disabilities or other learning issues.

RECENT NATIONAL STUDY SHOWS STEEP DECLINES IN TEST SCORES

Sep. 15, 2022

The National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) released an initial report, known as the “Nation’s Report Card”, results show US students experienced the steepest decline in test scores on record since 1990. It is critical that Huntington, parents, educators, and school districts take action to intervene as early as possible for current and new students to remediate the growing skills gaps in the fundamentals of learning.

Tips for Students Headed Back to School

Aug. 09, 2022

There are lots of things parents can do during the final weeks of summer to help their children prepare. A little mental preparation and some simple planning ahead can help children get off to the best start possible. 

Is Hybrid Learning Here to Stay?

Jul. 05, 2022

Whether students are back in the traditional classroom or still learning via a hybrid approach, the rules of engagement are the same. Students must put in the effort and the work to keep up in school, as the expectations will be the same.

What Science Teaches Beyond the Science

May. 10, 2022

Even if your student isn’t passionate about the subject, learning science offers many valuable takeaways. Here are several things that students can learn from science that are beyond science.

What is Social Emotional Learning and How Can It Benefit Your Child?

May. 03, 2022

Helping your child develop social emotional skills and embrace social and emotional learning are both important in your quest to help your child achieve. Here are the five key areas of social emotional learning and tips to help your child cultivate these aptitudes.

Five Issues That Cause Students to Struggle with Math

Apr. 12, 2022

Knowing the cause of a student’s math struggles isn’t easy to detect for most parents. While there are many complex, multifaceted reasons students struggle with math, students often grapple with many of the same things. Here are a few of the most common issues.

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