We do our students a disservice when we don’t teach them about their government. Though many consider civics a higher-level subject, it can easily be adapted for younger grade levels to help them begin understanding and engaging with key concepts.
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The Ties Between EMOs and Charter Schools
In my previous article, I did a deep dive into charter schools and what you should consider when choosing one. EMOs (education management organizations) were briefly discussed as a way…
The Communication Key
From letter sounds in kindergarten to AP test scores in high school, it’s important for everyone to be informed when it comes to academic success. When parents don’t know what their student is struggling with, they may be unable to help until it’s too late.
Social Delays After the COVID-19 Pandemic
But how do children learn to appropriately and confidently engage in social interactions when they miss out on chances to play with peers or aren’t allowed to go out into the community? How do adults maintain those skills when not offered opportunities for socialization?
The Rise of Alternative Education: Charter Schools
The main difference between charter and traditional public schools is autonomy. Charters are free to pursue alternative curriculum approaches and can focus on specific fields of study, such as art and technology.
Student Retention Rates and Standardized Testing
Student retention and standardized testing. These are two of the most controversial topics within education. Did you know they actually go hand in hand?
An Interview with the Good Patriot
“Hello, I am Katie from the social media channel, “Good Patriot.” My purpose online is to help encourage and educate people in their faith and freedom”
What is the Real Purpose of Education?
In today’s episode we take a look at the root of everything we’ve been talking about, what the purpose of education actually is.
The Most in Demand Life Skill That’s Not Being Taught
Why is critical thinking the most in demand skill that’s not actually being taught in public schools today and how you can help to fix it?
COVID Speech Delay in Kids
” … As adults, this is a relatively short period of our lives; but for young children who have been born in the last few years, this is all they know. These are some of the most crucial years in a child’s overall development. This leads us to wonder: Has the pandemic impacted the speech and language development of young children?”