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With a positive attitude and a plan in place, homework can be a rewarding experience for students of any age. Below are tips for helping kids of all ages with homework. Read more

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Delaying kindergarten might help children get the jumpstart they need. After all, an extra year of creative play and growing in divergent thinking can be just the ticket for well-rounded kindergarten readiness. Read more

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By third grade, most kids have experienced testing on some level, ranging from spelling and math tests in class to standardized state exams. Read more

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With numbers on the rise, homeschooling has a new look, a broader demographic, as well as new opportunities for families opting out of the conventional school system. Read more

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With the shift toward Common Core studies in school, parents also need to understand the benefits of art education. Read more

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Did you know the library also offers a variety of additional FREE resources to help your student excel? Read more

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To start now thinking about the fall schedule may seem a bit early, but planning ahead offers many advantages: Read more

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Here’s what you need to know to help your child successfully navigate school milestones—and what to watch for each step of the way. Read more

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Here are a few tips to help parents ease kids back into their routines and reduce stress. Read more

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The back-to-school season is a time of transitions, leaving behind the free-wheeling rhythm of summer and taking up the commitments, obligations and structured rhythms of the school year. Read more

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The smart kids. The straight A students. We all know who they are. They’re the ones with the highest grades in class and who always seem to know the answers to the questions that teachers ask. Read more

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As the kids get older, begin asking them their opinions about the stories they are reading. Have them predict what will happen next and what they believe motivated the author to write the story. Read more

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We all remember homework. Some of us spent time in our rooms reading through pages, then couldn’t remember what was important enough to be on a test. Or, we worried about what the word “study” meant and panicked. Read more

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Of all the many skills kids need in school, the most important ones can be hard to pick out. Read more

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Your child doesn’t understand his algebra homework, but you do. What do you do? Read more

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When parents understand their children’s learning styles, they can help their youngsters find study methods, environments and activities that help them learn best. Read more

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Here is a guide to highlight some of the major things you and your high school student should be doing each year to prepare for college and nail the admissions process. Read more

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Raising children with an appreciation for other cultures and curiosity about the world is quite easy. You just have to be purposeful in your choices and integrate diversity into your daily life. Here are some ways you can help your children... Read more

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The benefits of childhood music lessons are many. Read more

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