Six Tips for SAT Test Prep

Six Tips for SAT Test Prep

In March and May, students all over Hampton Roads will spend a long Saturday morning hunched over a desk, wiping sweaty palms nervously on their jeans, brows furrowed as they bubble in responses to the questions that will determine their futures. Okay, maybe not their...
Making Sense of Digital School Spaces

Making Sense of Digital School Spaces

Many a mother has sighed at the sight of an overflowing, messy backpack. Pens, papers, red ink everywhere on our kitchen counters. We’re accustomed to seeing piles of graded papers make their way home often.  While we don’t like the mess, at least this time-tested...
5 Ways NOT to react to a bad report card

5 Ways NOT to react to a bad report card

Maybe you saw this coming, or maybe it was a bolt of lightning out of the clear blue sky. Either way, there’s no feeling like the sinking feeling you get when your child brings home a bad report card. You might feel angry with your child, frustrated with your...