The summer heat is still around in these parts, but the season is basically over with our kids finding their way back to their desks and after-school activities. This particular break just seemed to fly by way too fast, especially since a vacation just wasn't in the cards for us … [Read more...] about Ending Summer a “bitWise”r: Our review of bitWise Academy
When parents (or community that involves both the parents and teacher) realize that their child is struggling to keep up academically with their peers in school and would benefit from the opportunity to repeat a grade, they oftentimes hold the child back for their own good. It's … [Read more...] about Skipping the Grade: Benefit or Detriment?
"Mom, can we buy this? Can I have that? Everyone else has one, why can't I?" … [Read more...] about Teaching Math Application: A Lesson in Sales Tax