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Seven Tips for Helping Elementary Students Transition to Middle School

Jun. 17, 2019

If your child is just finishing elementary school, you’ve probably heard it all year: the transition to middle school is a big one. Huntington Has some suggestions on how to make that transition easier for them.

Six Activities to Keep Your Child Learning this Summer

Jun. 04, 2019

It’s summer break and children around the country are celebrating. While your child certainly deserves a break from the daily grind of homework and studying, it’s important to keep that brain active to avoid regression, the loss of academic skills that is so common over long breaks from school.

Huntington Learning Center Launches 2019 Reading Adventure Program

May. 14, 2019

Summer break is a perfect time for children to establish or renew a reading habit, which is why the Huntington Learning Center is launching its annual summer reading program, Reading Adventure.

Huntington Learning Center Celebrates Educators on National Teacher Day

Apr. 30, 2019

The Huntington Learning Center will celebrate National Teacher Day on May 7, 2019, alongside educators, students, parents and communities around the country.

Best Ways to Support Your Reader at Home

Apr. 23, 2019

All parents want to give their children the tools to be successful in school, but did you know that making reading a priority is arguably the most essential academic skill?

How to Help a Child Overcome a Poor Grade

Apr. 09, 2019

At some point or another, every student brings home a poor grade on an assignment or a test, which can be a real blow to the self-esteem. It is understandably difficult to see your student struggling and feeling badly about school, but here are several things you can do to help your child overcome a bad grade or dip in school performance.

Matching Learning Styles to Study Tools

Apr. 02, 2019

As your child matures into an independent student, he or she will continue to refine those all-important study skills. Throughout school, students employ a variety of tools when studying, however, what works for one student may not for another.

Help Your Elementary School Student Develop Critical Thinking Skills

Apr. 01, 2019

In today’s complex world, it is not just important, but imperative that children learn to think critically—and not just learn to memorize facts and figures. Although there is a lot of information at every grade that children need to learn—the mechanics of reading and writing, mathematics, science and much more—it is essential for young learners to gain plenty of practice reasoning, questioning assumptions, considering the logic of various ideas and solving problems independently.

Four Tips for Teaching Your Child Internet Safety

Mar. 19, 2019

The internet opens up a world of educational opportunities, but it’s important for parents to err on the side of caution in today’s uber-connected world.

Huntington Learning Center Celebrates Mathematics and Statistics Awareness Month

Mar. 12, 2019

During the month of April, the Huntington Learning Center is celebrating Mathematics and Statistics Awareness Month.

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