Summer

Key Strategies to Help Your Child Transition Back to School During a Pandemic

2020-08-20T20:27:49+00:00

Change is hard for all of us. Since the onset of COVID-19 in the spring, we have been in a constant state of flux. Families went from routines and always being on the go to sheltering-in-place in their homes. Overnight, work and education went from outside in, shifting from offices and schools to our [...]

Key Strategies to Help Your Child Transition Back to School During a Pandemic2020-08-20T20:27:49+00:00

Amazing Summer Family Activities to Try Right Now

2020-09-10T22:55:55+00:00

Ah, summer. It’s the season for outdoor fun, especially if you have little ones at home. Sometimes simply playing in the yard or taking a walk around the block can be all the entertainment you need on a nice summer day. It is also fun (and often educational) to try some new summer activities. [...]

Amazing Summer Family Activities to Try Right Now2020-09-10T22:55:55+00:00

Secrets to Camp Success

2020-08-11T23:51:02+00:00

What Parents Need to Know When Preparing Their Children for Camp By Anthony Cupo In recent years, there has been an increase in awareness on the need to expose children to camping activities. Exposing children to camps increases their sense of self-reliance, ambition, adventure, optimism, and self-esteem. Camps offer unique opportunities that enable children [...]

Secrets to Camp Success2020-08-11T23:51:02+00:00

10 Ways to Make the Switch From Summer to School

2020-08-12T17:42:47+00:00

Playtime is just as important as classroom time. Researchers have found that play improves memory and encourages the growth of the cerebral cortex, the part of the brain associated with perception and reasoning. If you find the right summer activities for families, your child will continue to learn while on academic vacation and avoid [...]

10 Ways to Make the Switch From Summer to School2020-08-12T17:42:47+00:00

How to Create a Well-Balanced Summer for the Family

2020-08-12T18:47:37+00:00

Being eager about the summer season is a natural, common emotion. There’s nothing like experiencing the bright blue sky, deep green leaves, and endless sunshine. However, all too often in the Electronic Age, kids don’t get the same outdoor activity and restful summer repose that their parents took for granted. It’s easy to spend time [...]

How to Create a Well-Balanced Summer for the Family2020-08-12T18:47:37+00:00

Battling the Summer Slide: 3 Steps to Maintain Your Child’s Achievement Gains

2020-08-12T19:13:26+00:00

It sounds like the star attraction at your local playground, but there’s nothing fun about the summer slide. According to the United States Department of Education, summer slide is the loss of academic abilities during long school breaks. Reading and math skills take the hardest hit. When students return to class, teachers often need to [...]

Battling the Summer Slide: 3 Steps to Maintain Your Child’s Achievement Gains2020-08-12T19:13:26+00:00