6th Grade HomeworkSixth-Grade HomeworkHomework can increase dramatically in sixth grade. Here's what you should do.
Setting GoalsPreschool and HomeschoolingAdvice from a homeschooling expert on a child who goes to preschool and receives schooling at home.
Early DecisionApplying to College Early DecisionTo determine if your child has a strong chance for acceptance under the early-decision process, carefully study the profiles of students who are accepted.
SpellingDaily Spelling HelpLearn what you can do to help a child who is struggling with spelling.
WritingFourth-Grade Writing TroublesIf your fourth-grader is having trouble putting more than four words together in a sentence, it's time to have a teacher conference.
Kindergarten ReadinessKindergarten Screening TestsKindergarten screening tests are not always reliable testing instruments.
Skill-Building ActivitiesSecond-Grader Just Wants to PlayTake advantage of your child's desire to play by incorporating skill-building games in his daily routine.
Preschool ExpectationsAnother Year of Preschool?Find out what benefits another year of preschool might have for a four-year-old.
4th Grade MathHe Hates MathLearn why your child is having difficulties with math, and what you can do to help him.
8th Grade Milestones and ObstaclesStepson Is Failing Eighth GradeThe best response is to back off and expect your stepson to take responsibility for his schoolwork.
7th Grade HomeworkUnmonitored Seventh-Grader Needs SupportWhen parents' work schedules make them unavailable to their child, a big brother, a mentor, or an after-school program can provide support.
7th Grade HomeworkSeventh-Grader Won't Turn in HomeworkThe only way any of us learn is through experience and tough consequences. Unfortunately, some kids have to experience the consequences.
6th Grade HomeworkSixth-Grader Struggling with SchoolworkA lack of organizational skills is typical in sixth grade, but learning to be organized is crucial to a child's success now and throughout his life.
Legal Guidelines for HomeschoolingHigh-School Diploma for HomeschoolerThere are many correspondence and independent study programs that can help your daughter obtain an accredited diploma.
Gifted EducationParent Fears Kindergarten Will Be Too EasyIf your child is gifted, you should meet with the classroom teacher as early as possible in the year.
Preschool ExpectationsPreschooler Lacks Interest in SchoolworkThis expert feels that you should not push your preschooler to do academic activities he's not ready for.
Reading DifficultiesYoung Readers and Oral ExpressionHere are exercises you can do at home to strengthen your child's oral reading skills.
Gifted EducationShould Advanced Preschooler Skip Kindergarten?Gifted preschoolers may appear to be taking in a great deal of data, but they may not truly comprehend it or use it in a gifted manner.
GradesSeventh-Grader Can't Bring Grades UpSeventh grade is a very tough transition year, and often students and their parents have to change the way they approach studying.
GradesEighth-Grader's Grades Are DroppingThis child appears to be manifesting a typical eighth-grade, second-quarter trait -- feeling that "it won't happen to me and I don't need any help."