August 3, 2021

Tips On How To Transition Back To In-Person Learning

With August soon approaching it feels like summer is in full swing. Back-to-school may be the last thing on your mind, but it’s never too early […]
February 26, 2021
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Activ8 Academy Featured in Port Streets Living Magazine

Sponsor Spotlight By Diana Raney – Staff Writer FULL-TIME ACADEMY NOW OPEN FOR PRIMARY ELEMENTARY GRADES K-3 Founders Anna Laboon and Meg Becker, both from the […]
June 24, 2020
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Surviving the Hybrid Schooling Model with a Learning Disability

As I write this in June, many schools have yet to disclose the new learning model for the fall.  But the one thing we do know […]
April 24, 2020
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How parents can use coronavirus to teach kids about compassion

The global coronavirus pandemic has forced millions of families to cancel plans, stay home from work and school, and self-quarantine together. This can be frustrating and […]
March 24, 2020
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8 Fun Learning Activities to Practice with Your Child During Quarantine

It’s difficult to know what the world will be like in May as you are reading this.  As I sit down to write this article, it […]
February 14, 2020
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Traveling with a Special Needs Child

While vacations are something to look forward to, they can also be a source of anxiety for many of us.  A lot of forethought and preparation […]
December 20, 2019
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Anxiety in the Classroom

Anxiety disorders are the most common mental illness in the United States, impacting an estimated one in eight children.  Sometimes anxiety is easy to identify — […]
October 25, 2019
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What To Do If You Suspect Dyslexia in Your Child

Perhaps your child is struggling with reading and writing and you are questioning what might be going on. Maybe reading was challenging for you and you […]
September 16, 2019
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How Private Tutoring Can Help Children with ADHD

ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder) is one of the most common neurodevelopmental disorders of childhood. A child with ADHD has far more obstacles to overcome in […]