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Five Trusted Exam Prep Tips for All Students

Jul. 23, 2019

Few students love studying for tests but knowing how to do so effectively can transform their academic career. There are certain practices that make exam prep of all types more productive and successful.

Five Essential Tools for your Teen’s Off-to-College “Toolbox”

Jul. 12, 2019

When it comes to packing, he or she may be focused on dorm décor and clothes, but there are a number of other intangible items your teen will want to remember to bring along when he or she begins the college journey.

Homework Strategies for Different Types of Homework

Jul. 02, 2019

You’ve heard before that there’s no such thing as “one-size-fits-all” learning. The same is true for study and homework strategies. Homework nurtures students’ time management skills and their ability to complete tasks.

Reading Milestones for Early Readers

Jun. 13, 2019

As children become better and more independent readers, parents can help guide them along in their reading and literacy development. Parents need to understand the progressive reading “building blocks” and guide your child toward mastery of each of them.

Tips for Creating a Great Resume for College Applications

Jun. 11, 2019

If your teen is starting to think about college, it’s also a good time to work on developing a resume.

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?

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.

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