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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.

Six Benefits of Teens Working Part Time

May. 07, 2019

Understandably, many parents want their teens to focus first on their academics and extracurricular commitments, but there are so many benefits for teens who work a part-time job.

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?

What is Emotional Intelligence and Why Does Your Child Need It?

Apr. 16, 2019

You may have heard how important emotional intelligence is for students as they navigate school, but what is emotional intelligence?

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.

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.

What Can Tutoring Do For Your Child?

Mar. 11, 2019

There are many benefits to tutoring besides increased grades. For over 40 years, Huntington has helped thousands of students flourish as a result of tutoring. Find out some of the advantages tutoring can have on your student.

Six Components of a Foolproof Time Management System

Feb. 19, 2019

A student’s life is very full. Much of the day is spent at school, but there’s a lot to fit in after the bell rings too—like studying, homework, extracurricular activities, dinner and sleep. A time management system is essential so that children can make the most of every hour and fit in everything they want and need to do. What exactly should that system entail?

The Dangers of Procrastination (and Tips for Children to Overcome It)

Feb. 19, 2019

Many parents have experienced the frustration of watching their child put off important school work or studying until it is a stressful, “fire drill” situation. 

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