Category Archives: parenting

Executive Skills: Keys to Independent Learning (Grades 3 – 5)

Executive Skills are what help us, as human beings, to meet challenges and accomplish goals.  We can decide which  activities will get our attention and which activities we will choose to do.  We use these skills to delay immediate gratification … Continue reading

Posted in Cogmed, Executive Skills, parenting, School Success, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Executive Skills: Keys to Independent Learning (Preschooler-Grade 2)

Executive Skills are what help us, as human beings, to meet challenges and accomplish goals.  We can decide which  activities will get our attention and which activities we will choose to do.  We use these skills to delay immediate gratification … Continue reading

Posted in Executive Skills, parenting, School Success, Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Gifted or a High Achiever – What’s the Difference?

Often parents come for an evaluation thinking perhaps their child is Gifted. Of course, here at TPS we believe that EVERY child IS Gifted in their own way. Our academic culture has narrowly defined a Gifted child as one who … Continue reading

Posted in Gifed & Talented, parenting, School Success, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment