Every September, from elementary through middle school, I would take home all of my textbooks and read every chapter. Then I would take out my loose leaf paper and answer every question at the end of the reading or math sections. I had a spot in the corner of my closet where I would organize […]
With the recent death of Robin Williams, there has been quite a bit of media attention on depression and other mental health disorders. It is estimated that 1 out of every 10 adults in the United States are going through a depressive cycle at any given time; research indicates that one out of every 33 […]
Welcome to Island Educational Services’ new blog. At Island Educational Services we know the term “education” is a mammoth one, but we hope to share a point of view about a variety of topics that impact families and their children. While the main contributor will be me – Lydia Harrison, the owner and director of Island Educational Services – the tutoring staff will also contribute ideas, thoughts, and resources that are important in their work. We hope you will give us feedback and share your insights as well.