Helping Dyslexia Students At Home

It's not exactly breaking news that dyslexia students often struggle in school. Add in another diagnosis (such as ADHD or dyscalculia), and the worry that you feel over your child's learning may be multiplied. That said, there are plenty of ways that your young student can learn and even succeed in school. Not only will your child's teachers help them (whether you're thinking about specialized ADHD schools, dyscalculia schools or a more traditional type of program at your local public school), but you can also help out at home. Read More 

Potty Training Your Preschool-Aged Child: 3 Helpful Tips

If you're a parent who's looking to start potty training your preschooler, you may already feel stressed and ill-prepared. While there's no one method of potty training that will work for every child, there are a few things you can keep in mind during your potty training journey starting with the three tips listed below. 1. Use Positive Reinforcement and Avoid Punishment for Accidents Toddlers and children learn best through positive reinforcement, so be sure to praise when praise is due, but avoid punishment for potty accidents. Read More 

Preparing For Your Flight Training

You've wanted to learn to fly for years and have finally decided to look into flight training schools. Most urban airports have one or more aviation schools from which to choose. While you're researching training centers, there are a number of ways that you can get a "heads up" on your training. Here are a few no-cost ways that you get immerse yourself in the world of the private pilot before you've even enrolled in a program. Read More 

The Phlebotomist’s Mighty Quest: Becoming A Master In The Order Of Draw

One of the most important skills a phlebotomist learns is called "following the order of draw." This is the uniform schedule you will use when collecting patient blood samples. The "long order" is the list of every possible blood test a lab could run, while the "short order" is the list of the more basic blood tests. Here's what you should know about the order of draw: Blood vials have distinctive stopper colors Read More