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Fearlessly Helping Students Take Math Into the Real World

October 25, 2017

Math is about more than just numbers. And taking math out of the classroom and into a more practical application is an important element of expanding...

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What you and your kids said about preparing for Back to School

September 29, 2017

The start of the new school year usually means a mad rush to buy supplies, attempts to adjust sleep schedules and last-minute efforts to get in some...

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Parent Horizons: How To Harness Technology Effectively In Your Child’s Education

August 14, 2017

Kids growing up today encounter more technology in their daily lives than any generation before. And with so much information in the palm of their...

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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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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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