Category: Elementary

Surprising Strategies to Help Your Child Learn

By Guest Blogger Priscilla St. John, Director of Publications & Special Projects at FCDS You send your kids to a good school, you check their homework, you may even...

The Best Fit for the Future

By Guest Blogger Joanne M. Brown, Principal of St. Leo Catholic School As a parent, my greatest joy and my biggest dilemma was recognizing my children were not just like...

Why Doesn’t My Son Like to Read?

By Guest Blogger Deneane Davis, Lower School Head, The Piedmont School It took about 4 years of teaching kindergarten before I realized the boys in my class were bored...

Triad-Area Tutoring Resources

Updated by Katie Moosbrugger Whether you have a child in elementary, middle or high school, we know that often times they need a little extra help when it comes to...

Playground Games for Young Kids

By Guest Blogger Jennifer Cantis School is back in session, and while academics are always of the utmost importance, one aspect of learning that is often overlooked is...

What Teachers Really Want You To Know

By Rachel Hoeing We hope your children are ready for a terrific 2017 – 2018 school year!  Whether your child is in preschool or high school, we have a helpful...

Too Cool For School: Tips for Every Age

By Kelly Hines I say the same thing every August – this year, I’m going to get organized for school. Then, a week after school starts, I say – NEXT year,...

Back to School: It’s Not Just for Kids

By Laura Simon I’ll start with a confession. I’m an unapologetic book-sniffer. It’s one of the reasons I struggle use the library like I should…library books...

Before & After School Programs

By Katie Moosbrugger It is time to think about before and after school care for your kids! Thankfully the Triad has an abundance of amazing programs from which to...

A Teacher’s Advice: How to Keep Your Children Learning All Summer

By Guest Blogger Kelly Nichols Our world is fast-paced and ever-changing. While that is often positive and productive, moving forward rapidly can leave holes in us as...