The Summer Brain Gain

“All young people experience learning losses when they do not engage in educational activities during the summer. Research spanning 100 years shows that students typically score lower on standardized tests at the end of summer vacation than they do on the same tests at the beginning of the summer.” – National Summer Learning Association. YouContinue reading “The Summer Brain Gain”

Holiday Activities: The Best Online Resources for Summer Learning

We have a guest post today. With Aristotle’s summer break just around the corner, we thought it was a rather timely article. We hope you enjoy it. Rose Williams is a freelance technology writer with a focus on how the Internet improves our lives, from online education and mobile streaming to ‘stuff’ minimizing and beyond.Continue reading “Holiday Activities: The Best Online Resources for Summer Learning”

Reading and Literacy: Inculcating Good Reading Habits This Summer!

Some children, like Aristotle, need no encouragement to read. They love to read and they display an early inclination towards books. Other children, like Hercules, require a little more encouragement and the right environment to inculcate that love for reading. If you have a child like Hercules, this is for you… This summer, Education.com hasContinue reading “Reading and Literacy: Inculcating Good Reading Habits This Summer!”