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Five Tips for Reviewing the Midyear Report Card

Jan. 21, 2020

It’s a brand-new year and a brand-new term of school. That means the midyear report card has come home, which might be a source of stress, a source of pride or a little of both. Here are some tips on what to look for in your child's mid-year report card.

Six Ways Smartphones Enhance Learning

Jan. 14, 2020

The debate about cell phone use in school is ongoing and for good reason. While there is no doubt smartphones can prove distracting to some children, there are some very real benefits for children who own them.

2019 American Education Week Starts November 18, 2019

Nov. 19, 2019

On November 18, 2019, American Education Week will kick off. Created by the National Education Association (NEA), this weeklong celebration of public education honors the professionals who make a difference in ensuring that every child in the country receives a quality education. Find out how you can celebrate the different days of American Education Week.

Five Signals That Your Child Has a Learning Problem

Nov. 12, 2019

For many children, school is not a straight path free of roadblocks. Ups and downs in school are inevitable, and some subjects and grades might go more smoothly than others.

5 Tips to Give Your Student an Advantage

Oct. 17, 2019

There is no magic bullet to ensure that your child will be an excellent student who never experiences problems or challenges. However, there are several things parents can do to help your child stay focused and work more efficiently, thereby setting him or her up for success.

Tips to Become a Better Note Taker

Oct. 03, 2019

One of the most important study skills for high schoolers who will soon be college students is note-taking, which helps students succinctly capture what their teachers cover in class so that they can review that information more in depth later.

Do Digital Distractions Result in Poor School Performance?

Aug. 06, 2019

Learning in the digital age is a frequent topic of conversation here at Huntington Learning Center, and it certainly raises a lot of questions. For parents who grew up without technology so readily accessible like it is today, the main one is: do electronics help or hinder my child’s school performance?

How Parents Can Use the Midyear Report Card to Their Child’s Advantage

Jan. 16, 2018

With the first half of the school year now finished, it’s time for a mid-year check-in with first-semester report cards. Although some children dread report card time, report cards are a valuable tool and create the opportunity for conversation between parents and their children about how things are going.

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