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Tips for helping your elementary school child with math homework

For many parents, the subject of math arouses feelings of anxiety — perhaps conjuring up memories of timed tests, difficult concepts, or embarrassing mistakes made in class. If you think of math as something that other people are good at or that has no practical use, your attitude may undermine your ability to coach your child. Take the fear and frustration out of math homework by pointing out how numbers are used in your home on a daily basis.
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Are Video Games Educational?

Video games often get a bad rap from parents and educators. But studies show that gaming can offer some surprising educational and social benefits.

by Joanna Nesbit

10 Ways to Help Your Child Succeed in School

Support from parents is key to helping kids do well academically. Here are 10 ways parents can put their kids on track to be successful students.
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