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3 Great Ways to Make Creative Writing Fun and Interactive

February 2, 2018

What’s the stereotype of a writer? Quiet, holed up in a room by themselves, gone into hiding or hibernation and emerging months or years later?...

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Kellie Rasberry Presents the Young Mathematicians’ Award Trophy to The Academy at Carrie F. Thomas

January 18, 2018

Math is more than just arriving at the correct answer. It is using creative problem solving to work your way to a solution. One school, from Birdville...

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“Organize Your Brainstorms” And More Writing Tips From Author Tani Lamb

January 9, 2018

Writing, and particularly creative writing, is one of the greatest activities your fearless learner can do to expand their mind and get broaden their...

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The Good, Better and Best from our Young Mathematicians’ Award Regional Competition!

November 17, 2017

This week, teams from schools all over the DFW Metroplex competed in the Explore Horizons Young Mathematicians’ Award regional competition, and what...

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Using Technology to Help Children Hone Their Math Skills

November 6, 2017

At Explore Horizons, we believe in teaching kids to be fearless learners. Fearless learners revel in new challenges and seek opportunities to grow....

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The Real World Applications of Explore Horizon’s Young Mathematicians’ Award

September 26, 2017

Every teacher wants to give their students the tools to succeed, both in the present at their current grade level and in the future when they enter...

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

June 2, 2017

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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Young Writers' Award winning story illustration

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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Polly Holyoke Young Writers' Awards judge 2017

2017 Young Writers’ Award Judge Polly Shares her Experience as an Author

February 8, 2017

  One of the best parts of being a published author is having opportunities to encourage young people to write. When I was young, I attended a...

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