Reading programs are everywhere. You can find books, tapes, videos, and online programs. If you live in a city there is likely a tutorial program available as well. As a parent you know that learning ...
Everyone knows that it is important to teach children the letters of the alphabet. After all, it is clearly an important building block for learning to read and other early education milestones. ...
So what exactly is the Earth Summit?Oh, just the biggest meeting of the decade and possibly the most important. Most of the world leaders will be in attendance, with the possible exception of Georg...
As a children's author, many times when I speak at elementary schools it's in conjunction with some writing project the students have been doing. Very often each student in the school has written a sm...
Innocence: It is an absence of guilt; harmless; freedom from evil; lack of worldly experience; not recognizing the harmful intentions of other. This is the definition of innocence according to th...
Many children find themselves hopelessly in debt after leaving home. They go off to college, wanting to take on the world. The independence they suddenly experience leads to decisions that are not a...
The more I study Whole Word (also known as look-say and sight reading), the more I feel compelled to shout: this thing has no redeeming features. It must be stopped.The problem comes in explaini...
Just learning to read is not enough if your child is going to compete in the modern information society. Becoming a good or excellent reader is the key to your child's future.A child that enjoys readi...
Looking back over the last 20 years of home computing, it's hard to comprehend how we managed to cope without our PCs. Starting from computers such as the weird ZX Spectrum and the Commodore 64,...
Do you ever stop to consider your child's literacy or fine motor muscles? Although illiteracy is becoming less common these days, it is still a major concern, worldwide. If you're like most pare...