Parents Are Teachers, Too

Parents contribute to their kids' learning in many important ways. Try these simple educational activities at home to help reinforce school learning.

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From the SchoolFamily Blog

Music and Movement Can Enhance Reading Skills  |  Connie McCarthy

Listening to children’s music is a fun way to help your young student make connections needed for reading. These connections include: listening memory/recall rhyming language...

Ease the Transition From Middle to Upper School  |  Livia McCoy

Transitioning from middle to upper school is difficult for many students. In my area of the country, 9th grade is considered upper school. Often students...