Tag: kids

Silent Reading Keeps Kids Engaged

Everyone knows that good readers make good students.  The question becomes –  how can we motivate and encourage children to want to read?  Steve Gardiner...

To Struggle is Good for Our Children

When we were growing up, it was not unusual to spend significant time working and concentrating on homework. School was hard! And the consensus was...

The Virtue of Video Games

  Video Games are not always Bad – No one denies that kids love video games. But a more important aspect is that they can...

Removing Digital Distractions

Kids are overwhelmed juggling school work along with their online and offline lives. But the good news is that they are aware and want help...

Can Technology make your kids smarter?

There has been a lot of interest and emphasis given about the use of technology in the classroom and at home. Parents want the best...

Finding STEM in Easter

While STEM might seem intimidating at first; with the study of science, technology, engineering, and math being the root of some of the most challenging career...

How to Get Kids Excited About STEM

  With the cold weather hitting us in the face with every step, staying indoors is everyone’s best bet these days. This means providing indoor...