Learning Games for Kids – Part 5

We promised to share the best learning games for kids this holiday season.  We’ve selected over 100 of the best games, gadgets, and toys that will keep your children engaged and learning long after the excitement of the holidays has passed.  And remember, every product in our holiday gift guide ships free!  Right there from your easy [...]

Bullying and Social Media among Teens

We continue to collect statistics about bullying – both in person and via text and the internet.  A new study entitled Teens, Kindness and Cruelty on Social Networks indicates that  more kids are bullied in person than in virtual environments.  In fact, the study conducted by the Pew Internet and American Life Project for the [...]

Learning Games for Kids – Part 4

We promised to share the best learning games for kids this holiday season. Trucky 3 is one of our favorites for young children. They’ll have so much fun they won’t even realize they are developing essential early childhood skills like logical reasoning and visual and spatial perception.

Our Schools are Bad at Teaching Writing – One Perspective

I stumbled across a great column by Jay Mathews today in the Washington Post regarding teaching writing in our schools…. or rather, how badly our schools are at teaching writing. Mathews says, “With a few exceptions, our schools are bad at teaching writing. Students are not asked to do much of it, mostly because reading [...]

Top Learning Games for Kids – Part 3

As the holidays are fast approaching, the Schoodoodle team has been busy finding the best learning games for kids. This year, promote learning and inspire creativity with over 100 of the best games, gadgets, and toys that kids will love. Keep your children engaged and learning long after the excitement of the holidays has passed.  And remember, every [...]

Top Learning Games for Kids- Part 2

The Schoodoodle team has been busy finding the best learning games for kids. This year, promote learning and inspire creativity with over 100 of the best games, gadgets, and toys that kids will love. Keep your children engaged and learning long after the excitement of the holidays has passed.  And remember, every product in our holiday gift guide [...]

Top Learning Games for Kids

It’s hard to believe, but the holidays are right around the corner.  The Schoodoodle team has been busy finding the best learning games for kids. This year, promote learning and inspire creativity with over 100 of the best games, gadgets, and toys that kids will love. We want to give you the skinny on a [...]

National Parental Involvement Day

National Parental Involvement Day seems kind of like Mother’s Day.  I mean, we should show Mom we love her everyday, right?  But, I’m not complaining that we’ve set aside a day to recognize the importance  - of both. It is no secret that parental involvement plays a large role in the academic success of our [...]

The 24-Hour Bully Stake-Out Times

If bullying in schools is on your radar, then you have a lot of company.  More and more schools are implementing anti-bullying programs as incidents of bullying  is on the rise.  And as our children get more and more technology savvy, episodes of cyberbullying are increasing as well.  Teachers are concerned; parents are concerned.  And [...]

Making the Most of After School

The best after-school programs do two things:  engage students in fun activities that inspire learning and creativity and build on what students are doing in the classroom.  Research indicates that students get the most out of afterschool programs that: Develop fun activities with a sense of intentionality Survey and build on student interests Motivate and [...]