Three Easy Ways You Can Help Your Child Be A Critical Thinker

Having worked with diverse students and families on issues in education, I notice many parents have one similar concern. They want their children to think critically and be global thinkers, but aren’t sure what they can do as parents to help. Watch your children grow with these three easy steps towards cultivating critical thinking!   Read Everything with Your… Continue reading

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Stronger Learning with Better Nutrition

Many factors influence one’s ability to assimilate new information in the mind. Students and teachers often find themselves suffering from mental fatigue, brain “fogginess” and difficulty with memory. Several factors can influence the way the mind functions. When the mind is optimally nourished with Omega-3 fatty acids, Vitamin D and Vitamin B-12, it is more focused and agile.   Omega-3 Fatty Acids Omega-3 fatty… Continue reading

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Building Academic Confidence with One-On-One Tutoring Services from Novastar Prep

Academic subjects like mathematics and science are known to create the highest levels of negative emotions and stress. These complex subjects often rank lowest on the desired list of subjects for most students. However, it is widely accepted that providing a strong foundation for students in math and science subjects are important for both students… Continue reading

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Reading through Touching Method

Have you ever thought about discovering newer ways to read? One new way that is increasing in classrooms is reading through touch. Most children can see the word, but have trouble decoding the word; especially at an early age or if they have a disability. That is why at Novastar Prep, we encourage reading tutors… Continue reading

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NovaStar Prep: What Is Tutoring and Why Is It Important

When people think of a tutor, they think of a person who is like a teacher. Tutors are much more than that. A good tutor cares about the student’s individual learning needs and gets to know what the student likes and dislikes. Along with focusing on the learning needs, a tutor takes care of the… Continue reading

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