School

How To Get Your Child Ready For Kindergarten

How To Get Your Child Ready For Kindergarten

Moving into kindergarten is a big step for children and their parents. If they have never been in a school environment before, it’s an even bigger transition to deal with. It can mean a whole new school, new teachers, and a new classroom, not to mention more structured learning and a longer school day. It’s(…)

Stop Summer Slide! Stay Summer Smart!

Stop Summer Slide! Stay Summer Smart!

Having the summer off is an American tradition. But research shows this break from the classroom results in some major setbacks in school, typically referred to as “Summer slide.” With this challenge in mind, the team behind Brain Quest, set out to provide parents and caregivers with a fresh approach to addressing the problem. The(…)

Habits of Effective Online Students

Habits of Effective Online Students

In recent articles, we’ve covered a number of aspects about online degrees. It is easy to see why big universities are now opening their distance learning programs to more students. On the other side of the coin, students are also actively choosing online courses for the extra flexibility and value they offer. The one misconception(…)

The Perfect Backpack for Travel and School

Do you need to have a laptop with you for school or work? But don’t like normal computer bags or can’t get everything you need in them? Look no further because I have found the greatest backpack for everyone from geek gamers to mobile muggles! Ecbc has made the Hercules backpack and it is a(…)

Simple Strategies That Will Promote Your Child’s Academic Success

Simple Strategies That Will Promote Your Child’s Academic Success

These days, many parents have begun thinking critically about how to facilitate their child’s success. If this is the case for you, it’s important to know that focusing on your child’s education can help you increase the likelihood that she or he will become personally and professionally successful. There are numerous techniques that you can(…)