All posts in "Elementary"

The 10 Best Fantasy Book Series for Young Readers

By sara / January 5, 2017

According to the National Education Association children who are read to at home have a higher success rate at school. Reading extensively also increases a child’s vocabulary. Children’s fantasy series’ allow readers to be transported to other worlds and escape the predictability of everyday life. Below, I’ve compiled a list of the best fantasy books […]

The Best Early Childhood Education Conferences of 2017

By sara / December 21, 2016

Previous List: 2016 Best Conferences Education is the key to further advancing the modern world. Therefore it is essential to properly educate today’s young children and youth. Attending education conferences can be an effective way of doing so, as interaction with other learning professionals helps educators to better their classrooms. Attending the presentations and lectures […]

The Kindergarten Readiness Checklist

By sara / April 22, 2015

For first-time parents, it can be difficult to know when our children are ready to begin Kindergarten. They have been with us for their whole lives. They’ve adapted to us and us to them. Some parents are apprehensive. They worry their child will not cope well, or be misunderstood. Others are overconfident, and forget to […]

10 Best Apps to help your Child with Common Core Standards

By sara / July 21, 2014

As the nation is undergoing one of the biggest educational shifts in history, the Common Core Standards have been weighing heavily on the minds of educators and administrators across the United States. Luckily, the digital revolution has created a number of technological resources that have been designed to help schools find new ways to adapt […]