GreatSchools’ POV on Common Core
How do we feel about this new educational initiative that could transform U.S. classrooms? As always, we’re keeping our eye on what matters most: your child.
Signs of an LD in middle and high school
How do you know if your tween or teen has a learning disability? Learn to read the signs.
Academic debates of 2013
Do schools kill kids' love of reading? Will Common Core help, or hurt, our children? Is your child being tracked in math? These are the stories that got parents talking in 2013.
Carol Dweck on "I am bad at math!"
Stanford researcher and Mindset author Carol Dweck says when kids utter this common refrain, respond using a powerful word that changes everything.
Summer school success story
Should you give your struggling kid a break over the summer, or is this crucial time wasted?
Online math vs online literacy
Educators at San Jose's Rocketship charter schools find online math programs more effective than online literacy
Undercover math: Have your tween design their dream house
In this math activity, your child draws his bedroom to scale and creates his fantasy home.