Most children and their parents are familiar with the ACT® and SAT® college entrance exams. While preparing for these exams can be anxiety inducing and confusing, you can do a few things as a parent to lessen the stress on your child (and yourself). Educating yourself on the purpose of these exams and the ways they work is a lot simpler than you think. Here are five tips to help your child prepare for these exams.
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Just because school is out for the summer doesn’t mean the learning has to stop! Whether you’re on the hunt for practice tools for your students to work on at home, activities for your summer school program, or you’re already thinking ahead to next year, we’ve got you covered.
Research shows that students can lose two months of math skills every summer and that two-thirds of the achievement gap in reading between low-income students and their middle-income peers can be attributed to summer learning loss in elementary school. Because of this, 9 in 10 teachers spend at least three weeks re-teaching lessons when school begins again. Why accept summer learning loss when you can overcome it with Study Island?