Education & schools

Battling COVID Learning Gaps

Battling COVID Learning Gaps BY ANN K. DOLIN, M. Ed.   National report finds COVID is having a ‘significant impact’ on student achievement for th…

How to Handle Bad Grades

How to Handle Bad Grades BY ANN K. DOLIN, M. Ed.   There’s an undercurrent that runs through conversations we have with our kids about school and…

Learning by Doing

Learning by Doing BY ULRICH BOSER     Learning by doing works after you’ve already gained some familiarity with the content. It works becaus…

End the Homework Rush

End the Homework Rush By Ann Dolin, M.Ed.     Does your child always rush through their homework? If so, you’re not alone. I hear this compl…

Preparing for College

Preparing for College: A Teen Guide to Getting Colleges to Want You By Ann K. Dolin   The pandemic presented challenges for every person. But, it…

Information Retrieval

Information Retrieval Practice By Ulrich Boser of The Learning Agency Lab   When it comes to learning, people are often focused on memorizing fac…

Dual Coding

The Science of Learning: Dual Coding By Ulrich Boser of the Learning Agency Lab   Lauren Mueller, an English teacher at Douglass High School in M…

3 Reasons to Study for AP Exams

3 Reasons to Study for AP Exams By Ann K. Dolin, M.Ed.   Studying for an AP exam can be a daunting task. The tests are very long, in-depth, and c…

Hybrid Learning

Hybrid Learning By Ann K. Dolin, M.Ed.   No matter how your child learns—in-person, virtual, or hybrid—there are always due dates, assignments, a…