Our Director Dr. Levy frequently writes education-related articles and blogs for magazines, newspapers, and other publications. Some of these articles are detailed below.

July 19, 2016
educational apps for kids

5 Apps For Preparing Your Child For Kindergarten

Educational apps to help your child start Kindergarten on a positive, confident note. Summer is a long period of time without consistent learning, and if your child is getting ready to start Kindergarten in the fall...
July 17, 2016
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Test Taking Strategies for PARCC

With the PARCC exams around the corner, many students (and parents) are feeling those all-too-common pre-test jitters. Palms are sweating and heart rates are rapidly pulsing. You can help your child feel more prepared and at ease with the standardized test taking tips and strategies detailed below.
July 6, 2016
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5 Activities To Prevent Summer Brain Drain

Summer is a time for outdoor games, splashing in the pool, and spending long days in the sun. Yet‎ summer is also a long stretch of time without consistent academic instruction. During this time, many students lose up to several months’ worth of reading, writing, and math skills. Help your child prevent summer “brain drain” while still enjoying the summer with the ideas detailed below.
June 14, 2016
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Advantages of Summer Tutoring

Summer is a time for rest, relaxation, and fun in the sun. Yet it is also a long period of time without consistent academic instruction, and many students show significant skills regression during this time.‎ Some ‎children receive consistent tutoring during the school year, but what happens when summer comes?
April 26, 2016
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Tips for Building Your Child’s Vocabulary at Home

Vocabulary development is a key component of school readiness and academic success. Kids use words to communicate their feelings and express themselves both orally, and eventually, on paper.