Biking
Hop on the Bike

BY ANICA WONG Finding alternate ways to get to school The beginning of school is synonymous with new backpacks, pencils and books. But why can’t it al…

Math Problems
How to Help with Math

 A recent Gallup poll asked students to name their most difficult subject. Not surprisingly, mathematics topped the list. Why is math so challenging f…

Teen Reading
My Teen Won’t Read

BY ANN K. DOLIN, M.ED.  Here’s How to Win This Worthy Power Struggle     Getting any child to read can be a challenge, but trying to encoura…

Homework Help
Homework Help

Four Simple Ways to Help the Easily Frustrated Child   Some kids are naturally easy-going, compliant, and adaptable. With very little input from you, …

Test Taking
Test Taking Tips

Helping your child to study effectively for tests is vitally important in the elementary years. When the groundwork for good habits is set early on, s…

Math Anxiety
Math Anxiety

A Real Problem or Just an Excuse? The thought of a math test can make even the most confident student stressed out, but for some, the feelings associa…