The Eight Ps of Parent Engagement

BY HEATHER WOLPERT-GAWRON Getting parents more engaged in school is a necessary variable in the equation of student success. In fact, parent engagement can have a direct impact on student engagement itself. Multiple studies prove that students...
Thinking Ahead to a New School Year

Thinking Ahead to a New School Year

You’re running errands over the weekend and as you’re walking through your favorite store (you know, the one that has everything you could need, and more?) you turn a corner and… uh, oh—you see it. “BACK TO SCHOOL! STOCK UP ON SUPPLIES BEFORE SUMMER’S OVER!” Your kid...
Summertime, pt. 2 – The more things change…

Summertime, pt. 2 – The more things change…

Last month we talked about the benefits of summer programs for your child. These programs are great because your child continues to learn, grow, and try new things while they’re out of school, while you get the peace of mind that comes with a planned schedule. But for...