Standardized tests can strike fear in the heart of any man – young and old, but ever wonder why? It seems odd that a few questions that require a pencil dot on a Scantron Sheet, can bring forth such stress and emotion.
Challenge Success, is program started at Stanford University by the head of the school of education and other prominent figures in the field of child development. They work every day to provide schools and families with the information and strategies they need to create a more balanced and academically fulfilling life for their kids. You can read their white papers and get more information on how to help your children and community by following the link
When serving on the PTA for my son's school, I came up with this small invite we sent home to parents about the upcoming PTA meetings......we had a larger response than just something put in the school newsletter!