Get Ahead: Use Winter Break to Prepare your Student for Next Semester

Winter break is a student’s favorite time of the year. Two weeks (in high school, more than a month in college) with no school, no homework, and certainly no stress. In addition, Christmas and New Year’s bring parties, events, and distractions from the workload of the year. In light of all of this, it may seem to be an impossible task to get your son or daughter to continue to push ahead in their studies during their time off. But it is exactly the right time of year to help your student make a plan and get ahead for the upcoming semester....more