OK, I’m Prepared–Now for the Test

Previously we examined some tips for mid-term exam studies. We will continue that here by talking about specific strategies to use on different types of exam questions. If there is one thing students are familiar with, it’s multiple choice exams. But as important as...

Don’t Let Mid-Terms Get You Down

It’s that dreaded time of year: mid-term season. Parents and students alike dread mid-terms, but with a few tips, there is no reason to be afraid. The key— as in all things — is to be prepared.  Today we are going to cover some of the study skills you will need to get...

New Education Standards—Here We Come?

Did you know that the 50 states in this country essentially have 50 different curriculums for their K-12 schools? That means that graduating from fifth grade in Virginia doesn’t necessarily mean the same thing as graduating fifth grade in Florida. Both states can have...