Getting Ready for Back to School: Will it be a good year or a struggle?

Getting Ready for Back to School: Will it be a good year or a struggle?

The summer is often a reprieve from schoolwork.  With the new school year on the horizon, a lot of families are looking forward to the new school year, yet many families are dreading returning to homework battles and other school-related struggles. What can parents do to help ensure this school year will be better than last year?  How do you help a struggling reader when nothing seems to make a difference? 

Solving Reading Difficulties

Solving Reading Difficulties

By Dr. Karen Chao OD Parents often mistakenly assume that when a child struggles with reading comprehension, it couldn’t possibly be due to a vision problem.  This is typically because the child can actually read the text out loud.  It may not be read perfectly, but...
AB 2756 Follow-up

AB 2756 Follow-up

  As a reaction to the Turpin Family homeschool case involving the apparent imprisonment and mistreatment of their children our state legislators are considering legislation (AB 2756) that would mandate inspections of any address listed on a Private School...