Stages Of Writing Development For Young Children

One of the biggest challenges for young children is learning to master the necessary skills for writing. For new parents, it can be difficult to understand how to help kids develop those skills. In order to effectively help your child build the skills needed for effective writing, you need to understand the phases of development that he or she will go through. Here's a look at each key phase and some tips to help your child progress through them. [Read More]

Has Your Child Been Bitten in Daycare? What You Need to Know

Not every toddler bites, but biting is a common enough occurrence in children of that age that many parents are going to encounter it at some point or another, especially if your child is frequently in contact with a group of other toddlers, as they would be at a daycare. If your child is the biter, there are a number of strategies that you and your daycare provider can use to prevent them from biting and break the biting habit. [Read More]

Tips For Helping Your Child With Dyscalculia Finish Homework Problems

If you have a child that has dyscalculia, you might have noticed that he or she has a hard time counting or performing other mathematical skills. This can be difficult for you, as a parent, because you might not know how to cope with the learning disability and just finish their homework without giving them the answers. You want to help your child come to the answer on his or her own, using the skills that he or she has already developed and reinforcing new skills, so that the homework is actually worth his or her time. [Read More]

3 Tips For Taking Online Classes And Succeeding

Online classes offer you the opportunity to complete your educational pursuits without having to attend classes on a campus. For the most part, you are unsupervised, which means you bear a greater responsibility for staying on-track with the course. Although it might sound easy, it can sometimes be challenging. Here are some tips you can use to be successful in your online classes.   Make Time for Your Classes Since you are taking classes online, it can sometimes be easy to underestimate the amount of time needed to study and complete coursework. [Read More]