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Fun Ways to Practice Handwriting

Fun Ways to Practice Handwriting

Handwriting practice is extremely valuable for multiple reasons, yet many students are resistive to doing it. Check out these valuable tips and tricks to help your child make the most of their handwriting practice.

Handwriting strengthens fine motor and cognitive skills and builds self-confidence and self-esteem.

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Top 12 Organizing Tips for Families

Top 12 Organizing Tips for Families

The new year is a great time to assess opportunities to get organized and kick off the year in a positive and efficient way. Being organized can positively affect almost every other aspect of your and your child’s life, in addition to making daily living less...

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10 Strategies for Managing ADHD at Home

10 Strategies for Managing ADHD at Home

Having a child with ADHD can be challenging. They may miss important instructions, have difficulty sitting still, struggle to keep their eyes on what they are doing, or be too distracted to carry out basic daily tasks. Some of the parents I work with are desperate for...

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Skills 4 Life is Growing!

Skills 4 Life is Growing!

After years of dedication to growing my business and providing the best to all of my students, I am proud to announce that my team at Skills 4 Life is expanding. Knowing when to hire new team members is an art and a risk, and I couldn’t be happier to join forces with...

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How to Improve Keyboarding Skills

How to Improve Keyboarding Skills

For students who struggle with handwriting and getting their thoughts on paper efficiently, becoming proficient with keyboarding can be a life-changing skill. It's also a critical skill 4 life for students with typical learning profiles. After helping dozens of...

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