Homework Hell?

Cutting homework stress: Tips from a parenting book   I recently came across some great tips in How to Talk When Kids Won’t Listen by Faber and King. They’re so good I had to share them. Maybe this will help ease the stress that homework can bring. First meet...

Free math activities for preschoolers

We recent received a question about a 4 year old. The mother asked if we had any tips on math activities for cognitive development of related skills. Hannah, one of our tutors currently studying Early Childhood Education, had a few tips: Focus on things that are fun...

Statistics datasets

Need statistics datasets for a project? I’ll be pulling together more resources down the road but here’s a start: U of Sheffield George Mason U Image By D Wells – Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0,...

Favorite Parenting blogs

2TravelDads Originally based in western Washington, the Taylor family took a big chance in 2020: moving to Florida. While many of us bury our heads during the dark and wet winter months, Chris, Rob and their boys decided they’d had enough! Imagining a move for...

SSAT Test Prep and Dates

What is the SSAT? It’s an exam that helps private and independent tools assess candidates for admission. Not unlike the SAT, it covers reading, vocab, writing logic and math 3+ Ways to take SSAT Paper Based January 8, February 26, followed by April 23, 2022. For...

Science Coloring Sheets (pdf)

Astrobiology individual sheets Here’s a collection of free sheets I’ve come across at the NASA astrobiology website: 1960s John Brock discovery of Thermus Aquaticus in Yellowstone Common terrestrial locations for thermophiles Mars Perseverance Rover Rover...