Why parents must teach writing
Expert Douglas Reeves says kids aren't learning to write, and it's a disaster in the making.
Red flags of a learning issue
How do you know if your child is struggling with a learning issue? Learn to read the clues.
Defining dyslexia: a modern dilemma
Definitions of dyslexia vary widely. Learn how to cut through the confusion to get help for your child.
ADHD and dyslexia make kids hate reading, right? Wrong!
Award-winning author Rick Riordan shares how he turned his son with learning disabilities into an insatiable lover of literature.
Music and your child's mind
Recent research underscores how playing an instrument (sooner than later) bolsters kids' academic, social, and emotional lives.
Parent tales: first signs of a reading disorder
GreatSchools members share stories about the first signs and symptoms of their children's reading issues.
Is your 5th grader more interested in watching movies than reading books?
Try this simple tactic for getting your digital native hooked on books. Psst: it’ll also help build your child’s confidence for class discussions.
The secret to making reading fun for your 3rd grader
When children love to read, it gives them an academic advantage. Here’s one easy way to spark your child’s interest in reading for fun.