Educational Resources

Simple Summer Responsibilities: 4 Steps to Empower Your Child

Simple Summer Responsibilities: 4 Steps to Empower Your Child

The words "summer" and "responsibilities" don't really go well together, do they? At least not where kids and teens are concerned, are we right?! However, one of our most popular blogs was about how to help students with chore charts. It seems simple, but it can...

Hands-on Learning in High School Nets Higher Return on Investment

Hands-on Learning in High School Nets Higher Return on Investment

According to the 2024 Gitnux MarketData Report, hands-on learning in high school nets a higher return on the investment that educators, students and parents make. Ninety percent of students polled believe they learn better with hands-on learning methods, and 62% of...

How Can I Help My Child Succeed Academically in Elementary School?

How Can I Help My Child Succeed Academically in Elementary School?

If you've ever wondered, "How can I help my child succeed academically in elementary school?" we can help. At Learnwell, our kindergarten through fifth grade program is designed to help students progress in academic, social, and mental/emotional skill-building. How...

10 Learnwell Trivia Questions: Ask Us Anything

10 Learnwell Trivia Questions: Ask Us Anything

Have you ever seen an Instagram or TikTok reel with the "Ask Me Anything" hashtag? Well, this is our answer to all your questions - Ask Us Anything Trivia! Here our some of our most-often asked questions (and a few we threw in for fun). Play along, and click the...

Building Relationships at School

Building Relationships at School

Building relationships at school is important. In fact, it's one of the most common questions we get asked when families attend a Discover Learnwell event. Caring parents want to know: How will my kids get involved? Will they make friends easily? How will I as their...

Homeschooling a High Schooler

Homeschooling a High Schooler

You may be homeschooling a high schooler (or wondering if it's possible), and we have great news. It IS possible to help your high school student navigate college admission, graduation requirements, and a homeschool high school transcript. At Learnwell, we partner...

Communities of Faith in Middle School

Communities of Faith in Middle School

Communities of faith are typically built upon common values, shared beliefs, and desires to support each other in everyday life. But what about middle school? Are students at this age capable of owning their faith? This article explores how faith develops, when...

4 Perks of a Community for Homeschooling Parents

4 Perks of a Community for Homeschooling Parents

A community for homeschooling parents can mean different things to different people. But at its core, a community is where someone can be seen and known, and accepted, for who they are right now. That's the kind of community parents are building at Learnwell. It's not...

Temperaments and Interests: How Is My Child Wired?

Temperaments and Interests: How Is My Child Wired?

Temperaments tend to be what we think about when we're asking, "Who is this person?" Especially as the question relates to our kids. We think about their personality or how they handle friendships, but that's a small part of who they are. Learning how our children are...

Parenting Teens: 4 Need-to-Know Questions for Middle School

Parenting Teens: 4 Need-to-Know Questions for Middle School

Parenting teens isn't all bad, as some may sway you to believe. In middle school, you have the opportunity to share answers to these four questions and give your child confidence as he or she enters the teen years. As your role transitions from leader to coach in your...

5 Reasons to Attend a Discover Learnwell Preview Night

5 Reasons to Attend a Discover Learnwell Preview Night

If you can find the information online, why go to a preview night in person? It’s not rocket science, but let’s spend a little time talking about why it’s important to see a potential school in person. We offer several Discover Learnwell preview nights, which are...

4 Self-Care Ideas to Avoid Burnout

4 Self-Care Ideas to Avoid Burnout

Self-care ideas to help you stay sane are absolutely a priority for parents. It's one thing to know we need to take care of ourselves, but it's another thing to devote the time and energy to making it a rhythm in our week. Here are four ideas to help you incorporate...

7 School Lunch Ideas to Make the Midday Meal Easy

7 School Lunch Ideas to Make the Midday Meal Easy

As a parent, you are juggling so much. There are the at-home responsibilities, such as laundry, what’s for dinner, and keeping things organized. Then, you balance co-worker relationships, expectations, deadlines, and learning curves with software or technology and new...

New School This Year?

New School This Year?

7 Questions to Ask Parents of New Friends Whether it's a shift in school levels (such as going from one cluster of schools to another) or your family moves to a different city, making friends at a new school can be tough. Nonetheless, it's something we encourage our...

3 Ways to Incorporate a Typing Club into Your Kids’ Summer

3 Ways to Incorporate a Typing Club into Your Kids’ Summer

A typing club is a great way to jump-start a mid-summer learning slump. We all start with the best intentions when it comes to teaching our kids new skills during their time off. But it is easy to let them slide. Here are three ways you can incorporate a DIY typing...