Reading (decoding)-comprehension and writing are essential life skills needed to succeed at all stages of life. One must be able to read and comprehend to learn other subjects including another language. A lesser known fact is deficiencies in reading and comprehension lead to low self-esteem, loss of confidence and overall mediocre performance among the young children.
Call it shocking, unbelievable, disgusting, or shameful the fact remains the same. According to the National Science Foundation data, 65% of fourth-graders read below the grade level. Reading is a fundamental skill, needed to learn any other subject including Math.
PERT: Your pathway to Florida College EducationThe Post Secondary Education Readiness Test (PERT) is a computer based adaptive placement exam, taken by students seeking admittance to the Florida public (community) colleges.This test has three subtests: Reading, Writing and Math, each [...]
Reading keeps ignorance at bay. The shocking truth is that many students do not know how to read a textbook.Unlike some exclusive private schools, there is no one to hand hold and walk a student through the entire course. Students [...]
Tips for parents to detect learning disabilities in childrenMultiple studies have demonstrated that early intervention lessens the impact of learning disability. Therefore, it is important to detect learning disabilities early. Usually, pediatricians check for attainment of developmental landmarks in children. [...]
Advantages of hiring a tutoring company vs a private tutorEducation is the steppingstone for a successful personal and professional life. Higher education enables increased career opportunities, high compensations, and improved social standing. The current education system is unable to meet [...]
Simple tricks to help your child to love readingReading is a fundamental skill that pervades all aspects of life. The first step is to encourage your child to love reading. At a time when concise information is readily available through [...]
How to select a tutoring centerFPLA Winning Strategies:Education is the key to unlock the golden door of freedom - George Washington Carver In real life, you may come across several successful (famous and rich) individuals without a formal college degree. However, [...]
An hour a day of reading can stem the summer slideThe summer vacation is around the corner. After nine months of the grueling schedule, children deserve the summer break. The need for summer break is justifiable, but the length of [...]
Step by Step Approach to Space Out And Prepare for the SAT/ACT® Tests Through Your HS Years Freshman Discuss your career (college) goals with your CAP or guidance counsellor Take help from independent college admission counselling agencies if CAP counsellor is [...]