Archive | June, 2015

Teens & the Need to Read More

Teens & the Need to Read More Geraldine Markel, PhD  You wouldn’t expect a walk around the block to adequately prepare someone to run a marathon. By the same token, the act of exchanging text messages, Tweets, Facebook statuses, or Buzzfeed listicles does not adequately prepare young people for the demands of higher-level reading and […]

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10 Tips for Getting Ready for High School Finals

10 Tips for Getting Ready for High School Finals Geraldine Markel, PhD It’s a busy time of the year. Sporting events, celebrations, ACT or SAT tests, and—finals. Perhaps the weather is inviting you to be outside, rather than studying. How can you begin to prepare and avoid common pitfalls? Here are 10 tips to help […]

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