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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.

Helping Your Child Develop a Game Plan to Raise Their Grades Before the End of the School Year

Feb. 08, 2022

It’s not too late to get back on track, but we advise students to do so with a specific plan in place. Too often, students say they want to raise their grades but don’t know where to start. We advise that students approach their grade turnaround efforts in a focused, intentional way. That’s likely to make the biggest difference in helping them make up those losses.

New Year, New Student: Five Tips to Help Your Child Turn Things Around

Jan. 11, 2022

With 2021 behind your child, now is a great opportunity to embrace a new mindset and a good attitude. A new school year is a new chapter, but so is a new calendar year. If your child had a few challenges in the fall semester, the New Year is well timed and a symbol of hope and change. Here are a few tips to help your child embrace the idea of a fresh start and turn things around during the remainder of the school year.

Tips to Help Your Child Get Back on Track This School Year

Nov. 02, 2021

If it’s clear that your student is struggling in one or more subjects and has fallen far behind, it’s important to get them the help they need. There’s so much you can do outside of the classroom to help your child close the skill gaps and keep up with school work. Here are a few tips that will help your child get back to where they should be.

How to Motivate Your Child Whose Grades Have Dropped

Sep. 14, 2021

Falling grades are problematic, but an even bigger issue is when your child seems uninterested in turning things around. Here are several tips to help students who may have fallen behind and lost motivation or who seems apathetic about school and whose As have dwindled to Cs.

Struggling Student? Three Reasons to Get Your Child Academic Help This Summer

Aug. 03, 2021

Huntington often sees parents bring their children to in after a year or more of low grades and learning problems. Here are several reasons it is urgent that you get your child tutoring help if this past school year was a struggle in more ways than one.

Returning Back-to-School Post COVID-19: Tips to Make the Transition Successful

Jul. 15, 2021

The transition back to school after the summer break always requires some adjusting for students, but the beginning of the 2021-2022 school year might be extra challenging. In this post, we share tips to make the transition back to school post-COVID-19 a success.

Four Challenges that Arose this School Year (and How Your Child Can Overcome Them)

Jul. 06, 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic has affected every facet of daily life, and for parents of school-age children, the impact has been especially obvious. The last year has been full of many challenges for students. Here’s a look at some that your child may be facing and tips on how to overcome them as we head into summer.

Six Tips to Help Your Student Improve Their Spelling Skills

Jun. 01, 2021

It’s best to tackle spelling problems early. Here are six tips to help your student improve their skills and become a better speller—and student.

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