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Supporting Our Fellow Texans Affected by Hurricane Harvey

September 8, 2017

Millions of our fellow Texans have been affected by the deadly Hurricane Harvey that devastated the Southeast region of Texas last week. It was indeed...

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Parent Horizons: Tips to Prepare for Back to School

August 28, 2017

Back to school can mean a lot of different things to different people, even people within the same family. Excitement? Dread? Relief? Anxiety? It’s...

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Take Math Out Of The Box And Have Your Kids Thinking “More Abstractly”

Does your elementary schooler love numbers and critical thinking? Are they excited by problem solving? At Explore Horizons, our approach is simple –...

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What We Know About the Preliminary Spring Results of the STAAR Test:

July 26, 2017

According to recent results released by the Texas Education Agency, Texas students are having an increasingly difficult time passing the State of...

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What It Means To Be A Fearless Learner

June 29, 2017

  Fear can be toxic. Fear inhibits us from being our best, from trying, from reaching our potential. When it comes to learning, fear can be so...

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A Future in Writing for Award Winning 5th Grader

June 19, 2017

Last month, Carl Hu, 5th grader at Alvis C. Story Elementary won the Explore Horizons’ Young Writers’ Award Competition, which received...

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The Summer Slide is Real!

June 2, 2017

The summer slide is almost inevitable when kids take the summer months off from their academic learning. Did you know children and teens can lose up...

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Bringing His Creative Writing Vision To Life Leads To Rewards For Student And His School

Creative writing is a big part of what it takes to be a “fearless learner,” and when the assignment is to envision what life will be like...

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Read North Texas Children’s Writing Competition Winning Story

May 5, 2017

And the winner is… Carl Hu in grade 5 at Alvis C. Story Elementary in Allen ISD! Huge congratulations to our fantastic winner Carl, who competed...

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Parent Horizons: 5 Ways to Help Your Child Out of a School Slump

April 21, 2017

Have you noticed a slump in your child’s performance in the classroom? Are you frustrated because you know the potential they have? Maybe they’re...

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