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Reading, writing, math, and science: How to help your child build skills.

Building Reading Skills at Home

12 Ways To Help Your Child Love the Library

Have you and your child been to your local library lately? In addition to wonderful books, today’s libraries offer multimedia options, community events, fun activi...

Getting Help for Children With Dyslexia

Could your child have difficulty learning to read because of dyslexia? Here’s how to get your child tested and what you should do after you get the results.

Building Math Skills at Home

9 Games To Sharpen Your Young Child’s Math Skills

Playing math games with your young student is a simple and fun way to work on important skills together.

High School Math: How Parents Can Help Build Skills

Some simple strategies and encouragement will benefit students who are struggling in math.

Building Writing Skills at Home

Help Your Teen Be a Confident Writer

Help Your Teenager Become a Confident Writer

A literacy coach and author shares tips to help parents encourage their teen’s writing ability—without doing the work for them or having them take offense duri...

Help Your Child Build Writing Skills

Parents can help by encouraging their children to embrace the concept of revision. Through reviewing and revising, kids will soon see their writing improve.

Building Science Skills

Geocaching 101: Family Fun for All, in Every Season

How about taking the whole family on a scavenger hunt, except one that’s held outdoors and uses high-tech navigation? Learn about this latest outdoor craze that ev...

7 Ideas for Celebrating Leap Day

Celebrate that extra day every four years in February—the 29th—with your kids, using some of these fun and educational activities.

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