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4 Tips to Managing Stress Around The STAAR Test and More

February 16, 2018

Test anxiety impacts many students of all ages. Even the most seemingly prepared student who has kept on top of their studies can struggle with stress...

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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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Becoming a Better Reader with Metacognition

December 19, 2017

  We believe in a very simple idea: being a good reader helps you to be a good writer, and that being a good writer will help you to be a good...

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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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Explore Horizons Young Mathematicians’ Award: Not Your Average Math Competition

As educators, one of the most fulfilling parts of our job is when we see a student find their “aha!” moment in the classroom. Helping a student...

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

August 28, 2017

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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How to Keep Reading in the Routine This Summer

July 11, 2017

Summer is in full swing and we couldn’t be more excited for a chance to wind down and reprioritize for the coming school year. With the reality of...

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