New books and old friends

Ahhh, new books.  And cherished old friends, too.  While children are at sports events or we’re waiting at carpool, we sneak in some reading time.  (Cynthia also reads when her students take exams.  Her grading works begins after they finish.  Seems reasonable!) There are lots of new books out this fall, and we chose two…

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Summer learning strategies, and Caroline is back!

Summer learning matters.  All students experience summer learning loss when they don’t engage in supportive activities during the school break.  On average, students who don’t have learning support lose approximately 2.6 months of grade level equivalency in math over the summer.  Don’t let this happen to your child! What should you do? As the school…

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