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3 Super-Helpful Ways to Brainstorm Topics for the College Essay (Infographic)

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Can Home Tutoring be Beneficial to your Child?

Can Home Tutoring be Beneficial to your Child? Private tutoring is hugely beneficial especially in the academic development of a child. However, its importance is not recognized by many parents. Studies show that tutoring can boost the grade of a child by more than one and a half grades. What [...]

How to Help Children with Homework

How to Help Children with Homework Kids dragging their feet to do their homework is a clichéd image. But you know what they say, it is cliché because it is true! Ok, that isn’t the exact saying but you know what we’re getting at. Most kids do not like doing [...]

4 Key Ingredients to Cure “Common Core Math Frustration Syndrome”

4 Key Ingredients to Cure “Common Core Math Frustration Syndrome” For many parents, it’s an all too familiar scenario. Your child is doing his homework in the dining room. Loud, angry exhales and the sound of a furious eraser tells you he is obviously frustrated by his math [...]

Gamblers more likely to have suffered childhood traumas, research shows

Source: University of Lincoln   Men with problem and pathological gambling addictions are more likely to have suffered childhood traumas including physical abuse or witnessing violence in the home, according to new research. Psychologists examined responses in a survey of more than 3,000 men on a variety of life factors, and found that just over [...]

How to Ensure Your Child/Children are School Ready

How to Ensure Your Child/Children are School Ready By Paula-Elizabeth Jordan   I wanted to write this article for two reasons. First because the next term after the summer holidays is, in a lot of countries, when children either start school, or move up to the next academic year. Also, reflecting on my own childhood, despite [...]

How your parenting style affects your child’s future

A research group led by NISHIMURA Kazuo (Project Professor at the Kobe University Center for Social Systems Innovation) and YAGI Tadashi (Professor at the Doshisha University Faculty of Economics) have released survey results showing that children who receive positive attention and care from their parents have high incomes, high happiness levels, academic success, and a [...]