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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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Surviving STAAR tests

January 27, 2017

Spring is in the air, but parents of children in 3rd grade and upwards know all too well that with it comes the dreaded STAAR tests.  They are just...

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Top 8 Back to School Obstacles Every Child Faces

August 19, 2016

Starting the new school year after the summer vacation can bring with it a few hurdles for children – whether it’s getting back into their...

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Top Tips for Preventing Summer Learning Loss for Your Child

April 29, 2016

Although 3 months without the structure and routine of school is beyond exciting for children, for parents it can be a daunting task to find...

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Give your kids the math bug!

October 14, 2015

If I got a penny for the amount of times I have heard people say “Oh I’m awful at math”, “I hate numbers!” or...

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How to get your child excited about going back to school

August 11, 2015

Going back to school can be a stressful time for both parents and children, and the change in pace can be tricky to deal with. In comparison to the...

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Why are teachers encouraging their students to “get gritty”? – Read on for Top Tips on how can you instill a sense of grit at home.

August 6, 2015

The new buzzword in education is grit. This concept of grit is that conscious persistence and resilience, over a long period of time, can be one of...

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Dyscalculia: finding the right support for your child

July 6, 2015

The world of learning difficulties can be a minefield for parents. We know that you are desperate to help your child in any way that you can, but that...

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