Making the Most of Summer Vacation

Summer vacation is the best time of year - no more getting up early, no more spending all day at school, no more homework! While it is absolutely the time for relaxing, spending time with friends, going on vacations, and hanging out by the pool, it is also a great time to engage in activities … Continue reading Making the Most of Summer Vacation


Encouraging Reluctant Readers

I was recently out with a friend, lamenting my struggles with getting kids, especially teenagers, to be interested in reading. My friend’s first response to my woes was, “Tell them about that Super Bowl winner who’s in a book club. That’ll make them want to read.” I immediately started Googling. How had I not heard … Continue reading Encouraging Reluctant Readers