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What is Procrastination and How to Overcome it

What is Procrastination and How to Overcome it

“You may delay, but time will not.” Benjamin Franklin Procrastination. It sounds like a dirty word. But did you know that most of us, from time to time, procrastinate? We procrastinate taking out the trash, doing the dishes, or folding the laundry. Yes, most people...

Best Organization Tools for Students

Best Organization Tools for Students

Calendars, paper planners, digital calendars, charts, spreadsheets, desk organizers, to-do lists, budgets… without organization tools like these many of us would be lost. We’d lose track of time, numbers, quotes, notes, votes, meal plans, annual budgets, appointments,...

How can Homework Help benefit your student

How can Homework Help benefit your student

The topic of homework for students can evoke many thoughts, feelings, and opinions. Some folks find homework to come fairly easily,  while others find it an arduous task and a waste of time. However, many educators and students alike agree that homework helps support...

7 Strategies to Improve Your Student’s Task Initiation Skills

7 Strategies to Improve Your Student’s Task Initiation Skills

Putting off tasks that we don’t enjoy, or are difficult is pretty common. Even if the consequences are uncomfortable. Many folks, kids and adults alike, delay certain tasks despite negative consequences. According to research, about 20% of adults in the U.S. are...

Evelyn Wright’s Interview Owner and Director of Wright Academics

Evelyn Wright’s Interview Owner and Director of Wright Academics

It’s our fearless leader’s turn, Mrs. Evelyn Wright! Owner and Director of Wright Academics. A passionate and lifelong learner, she’s always reading and researching new ways to help her students.  Keep reading and you’ll be surprised to know how similar Ev was to the...

Callie Morreau’s Interview Finance and Teachworks Manager

Callie Morreau’s Interview Finance and Teachworks Manager

Now let's go straight to Africa, yes Africa! Specifically to Zambia, to meet our Finance and Teachworks Manager, Callie Morreau. Zambia, located in southern Africa, is a noncoastal country of rugged terrain and diverse wildlife, with many parks and safari areas.  Did...