Langsford Lecture Series: Educational Evaluations

Langsford Lecture Series: Educational Evaluations

Have you ever been a bit confused when interpreting educational tests?  What are the best practices?   In a recent presentation, Stephen McCrocklin, Langsford’s Executive Director, gave an overview of several educational evaluations that are commonly used by...
Finding the Joy in Writing

Finding the Joy in Writing

Putting thoughts on paper is as essential to academic success as reading and spelling. It is a key product that teachers and professors use to assess learning. However, writing can be challenging for some kids so they will avoid it. Imagine the ease of knowing what...
Summer Suggestions

Summer Suggestions

Wondering what you should do to keep your child’s skills sharp or to better prepare him or her for school next fall? There are 6 key areas you should think about. Each will take only minutes a day. Why not set aside some time each day this summer to keep your...
Dads, This Blog Post is for You!

Dads, This Blog Post is for You!

Mother’s Day is right around the corner… have you decided on how you will celebrate the special mother in your life? We have a quick gift from the kids that she will love, which also makes for great writing practice…a Mother’s Day appreciation card! They’re super...
Holiday Thank You Notes– Easy as 1-2-3!

Holiday Thank You Notes– Easy as 1-2-3!

Some traditions or acts of etiquette should never go out of style. Alas, in this day of instant gratification, email, and texting, thank you letters seems to have fallen out of vogue. But who doesn’t like to see a handwritten thank you note show up in the mail?...

9 Simple Ways to Boost Your Child's Reading Confidence

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