Retention: Is it worth it?

No one likes to hear the “r” word in an educational setting. As a parent, hearing the word, retention can stir up strong emotions for you. The term is scary, carries a lot of weight, can be embarrassing and frustrating, and unfortunately, there is a negative stigma attached to it. Children can be retained because … Continue reading Retention: Is it worth it?

Help them figure it out

This picture that accompanies this post may look crazy to you, but it’s a strategy that helps someone focus.  I love to observe people. I catch some things that that the regular human eye may miss. Yesterday, while I was on set with my daughter, I observed that the director was writing in this tiny … Continue reading Help them figure it out

Pandemic Schooling

Parents, It's that time of year again.  Summer is over, and it's time to get ready for a new school year.  This year is different. There have been many changes due to the pandemic, and it's shifted our schedules, how we view education, and has left a lot of parents to make decisions that may … Continue reading Pandemic Schooling

Digital Books

Greetings, If you follow me on social media then you've already seen the digital book that I just released for beginning readers.  This book focuses on the short vowel, a. The book has 38 words and falls between the 10L-200L range.  This short book will assist your child in building fluency and decoding CVC and … Continue reading Digital Books

Homeschool Planner

Greetings, This is a small gift from me to you.  Click on this link Homeschool Planner to download the printables. I hope that this is the best homeschool year ever!   Educationally Speaking, CEO Ty http://www.educationallyspeaking.net Don't forget to stay social on Facebook and Instagram @educationallyspeaking