Homeschooling is better than… public schooling.

According to https://www.nheri.org/research-facts-on-homeschooling/ Homeschooling surpasses public schools. ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE The home-educated typically score 15 to 30 percentile points above public-school students on standardized academic achievement tests. (The public school average is the 50th percentile; scores range from 1 to 99.) A 2015 study found Black homeschool students to be scoring 23 to 42 percentile points above … Continue reading Homeschooling is better than… public schooling.

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Is Civic education a right or is being taught to read is a right?

Just in… What I find concerning is the fact that schools don’t teach reading instruction and many teachers don’t know how to teach reading. Reading is hard to teach. English is the hardest language to learn with all the different sounds and sound combinations and the exceptions to the rule and the exceptions to those … Continue reading Is Civic education a right or is being taught to read is a right?

What if schools focused on reading instruction?

From last weeks meeting with our new superintendent, I gathered that Dems in my state are redesigning and pushing for things like: “ensuring more rigor in course work for disadvantage kids” and “having creative equity”. When I asked the question, does anyone here know how many 4th graders are proficient in English, no one know … Continue reading What if schools focused on reading instruction?

Parent’s support your child’s reading this season

Who says the Elf on the Shelf needs to be mischievous? Use your Elf to inspire a love of reading in your home. Let your elf engage your kid in discovering new worlds with books! Check out my blog and let me help you help your kids become proficient readers and lifelong learners and check … Continue reading Parent’s support your child’s reading this season