What is it?
Slideback is the loss of learning momentum.
Who does it effect?
Everyone. Even adults.
How does it happen?
Slideback happens when children (especially) take a break from the routine learning process.
When does it happen?
Slideback is associated with periods Read More
One of the “critical” pre-literacy skills is vocabulary. The broader a preschooler’s vocabulary is, the easier it will be for that child to understand the sentences he/she will eventually be asked to read. A broad vocabulary provides context and helps us decipher Read More
This is a great video. Open this post to watch Angela Lee Duckworth give her explanation of why children succeed. In a word, Grit.
There is ample research in our world that explains why children fail. I like this video because it puts a positive spin on the accomplishments of young Read More
Word of the Week
word of the week - Donations.
We could not do what we do without your help. Books, volunteer time and funds all make it possible.#ThanksAM May 30, 2014from Twitter Web Client