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10 Ways to Build Stress Resilience Based on Science

Last updated: 08/06/2018

10 Ways to Build Stress Resilience Based on Science More I just watched a television commercial advertising "Back to School" sales. Could it be? Is it already time to wrap up summe

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Reading Tips for Parents of Kindergartners

Last updated: 08/06/2018

These tips for parents of kindergartners are also available as a one-page handout to download and print: Our reading tip sheets, for parents of children in preschool to grade 3, ar

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'Can you illustrate my book?' Some tips for writers approaching illustrators

Last updated: 08/05/2018

I've been getting a lot of e-mails recently from people wanting me to illustrate their books. They tend to be people who have come up with their first story, tell me they love my w

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Scientists uncover new facts concerning working memory in children

Last updated: 08/05/2018

Working memory refers to the system that functions while performing complex tasks such as reasoning, comprehension and learning. For example, working memory can retain a shopping l

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Meet the YouTube Stars Turning Viewers Into Readers

Last updated: 08/05/2018

Meet the YouTube Stars Turning Viewers Into Readers Image “That’s the thing about BookTube,” said Jesse George. “If you’re not a big reader, it inspires you to become one

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This year, consider… 1) A vocabulary brainstorming station

Last updated: 08/05/2018

In the post-vocabulary list era, we know that vocabulary presented repeatedly in context is the higher road.  In that light, what are some practices teachers have found to help le

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Sights and Sounds from the 1st Week of LeBron James’s New I Promise School for At-Risk Kids in His Hometown of Akron, Ohio

Last updated: 08/05/2018

This article is one in a series at The 74 that profiles the heroes, victories, success stories, and random acts of kindness found at schools all across America. Read more of our re

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Putting Right Values at the Heart of Tutoring | Lotus Tutors

Last updated: 08/04/2018

A good tutor has a passion for helping children to learn – the core skill that is needed long after school years are left behind. In a one-to-one environment, there is the time a

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Choice in Reading and Writing Allows Students to Flourish

Last updated: 08/04/2018

My Town Tutors is a great resource for parents & teachers. Find qualified tutors in your area today! Check out our complete list of 100+ Guest Blogs! & 365 Family Friendly Jokes

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On top of the (chess) world

Last updated: 08/04/2018

On top of the (chess) world Andover 14-year-old wins prestigious U.S. Junior Chess Championship By Judy Wakefield jwakefield@eagletribune.com 7 hrs ago Carissa Yip, 14, of Andover

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