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Four Challenges that Arose this School Year (and How Your Child Can Overcome Them)
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.
Five Tips to Help Your Child Stay on Top of Learning Over Summer Break
It’s the end of a long, strange school year, and for many students, an especially welcome break. And while summer break is a good time for students to relax, Huntington Learning Center reminds parents that it is important to use summer as a chance to catch up and avoid the “summer slide.”
Winding Down Middle School: Tips to Help Your Child Gear Up for High School Success
If you’re the parent of a soon-to-be high school student, you might be anticipating the change with a little bit (or a lot) of trepidation. No need to stress! Here are a few tips to help your student make a great transition and begin building a foundation for college success.
Huntington Learning Center Celebrates Read Across America Day 2021
At Huntington Learning Center, we believe that strong reading and comprehension skills play a vital part in every facet of children’s education - not just in humanities classes, but in science and math as well. That’s why, on Read Across America Day, we’re encouraging parents and children to make reading together a daily habit.
Why Some Children Lack Motivation (and How Parents Can Help)
If you’ve ever noticed your child seeming lethargic or unmotivated, you’re not alone. At Huntington, we see many reasons students lose motivation, but here are a few of the most common.
Tips for Helping Students Rejuvenate Over Holiday Break
There’s no question: the year 2020 is one for the record books and has brought many ups and downs. School has been challenging in new ways for children. So, this upcoming reprieve from the classroom, whether in person or virtual, is welcome—perhaps this year more than ever.
Seven Tips for Helping Children with Learning Disabilities
If you have a child with a disability such as dyslexia, autism, dysgraphia, or an intellectual disability, it’s important that you get and give your child the help needed to succeed in school.
Helping Elementary Students Transition from Grade to Grade
As your child moves through elementary school, you might wonder how you can be the most supportive. Here are a few tips for helping your elementary school student transition from grade to grade:
Get Your Child Reading Now with Huntington’s Reading Adventure Program
Huntington Learning Center’s annual reading program launched last week, and it’s time to get your child reading! Reading Adventure is a fun and interactive way for students to enjoy reading during their downtime at home.
Helping Children Improve Attention and Focus
Whether your child struggles sometimes with getting distracted or deals with a syndrome like attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, knowing how to rein in the focus is invaluable for every student.