The Effects of Dropping Out of School
15October

The Effects of Dropping Out of SchoolThe Effects of Dropping Out of SchoolThe Effects of Dropping Out of School

By Cedar Ridge Academy

Richard Branson, the British entrepreneur and founder of the Virgin brand, is famous for having dropped out of high school and finding success in spite of it. Branson, however, is very much an exception to the rule. On average, around 6 percent of...

Richard Branson, the British entrepreneur and founder of the Virgin brand, is famous for having dropped out of high school and finding success in spite of it. Branson, however, is very much an exception to the rule. On average, around 6 percent of students ages 16 to 24 are reported as...

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Warning Signs of Academic Struggles
24September

Warning Signs of Academic StrugglesWarning Signs of Academic StrugglesWarning Signs of Academic Struggles

By Cedar Ridge Academy

Whether your child is just starting school or returning to start the next grade level this year, it’s crucial you, as a parent, be alert to signs of academic struggles your child might be having. In many instances, difficulties can be easily...

Whether your child is just starting school or returning to start the next grade level this year, it’s crucial you, as a parent, be alert to signs of academic struggles your child might be having. In many instances, difficulties can be easily sorted out and resolved. However, if...

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Help Your Teen Succeed in High School
06September

Help Your Teen Succeed in High SchoolHelp Your Teen Succeed in High SchoolHelp Your Teen Succeed in High School

By Cedar Ridge Academy

10 Ways to Help Your Teen Succeed in High School Parents can play a vital role in helping teens succeed in school by being informed and lending a little support and guidance. Even though teens are seeking independence, parental involvement is an...

10 Ways to Help Your Teen Succeed in High School Parents can play a vital role in helping teens succeed in school by being informed and lending a little support and guidance. Even though teens are seeking independence, parental involvement is an important ingredient for academic...

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Academic and Learning Disorders in Teens
23April

Academic and Learning Disorders in TeensAcademic and Learning Disorders in TeensAcademic and Learning Disorders in Teens

By Wes Nielson

Academic and Learning Difficulties There are many teens in our country today that struggle with academic and learning difficulties. Although this a very common deficiency among teens, those who struggle with academics tend to feel stupid and will...

Academic and Learning Difficulties There are many teens in our country today that struggle with academic and learning difficulties. Although this a very common deficiency among teens, those who struggle with academics tend to feel stupid and will often times have low self worth and a...

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How Can My Teen Avoid Massive Student Loan Debt in College?
23April

How Can My Teen Avoid Massive Student Loan Debt in College?How Can My Teen Avoid Massive Student Loan...How Can My Teen Avoid Massive Student Loan Debt in College?

By Mark Sampson

  With the costs of college tuition and housing continually rising, the average student is now graduating with a significant amount of student loan debt. However, it doesn’t have to be that way. If you plan your educational financing...

  With the costs of college tuition and housing continually rising, the average student is now graduating with a significant amount of student loan debt. However, it doesn’t have to be that way. If you plan your educational financing and seek out opportunities ahead of...

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Exercise and Its Effect on Learning
23April

Exercise and Its Effect on LearningExercise and Its Effect on LearningExercise and Its Effect on Learning

By Mark Sampson

Not only does regular, moderate exercise improve mental health conditions and moods in students, but it can actually facilitate the learning process. Regular exercise is one of the most effective methods to improve memory and attention and acts...

Not only does regular, moderate exercise improve mental health conditions and moods in students, but it can actually facilitate the learning process. Regular exercise is one of the most effective methods to improve memory and attention and acts as a natural antidepressant. Endorphins,...

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My Once College Bound Child Fell Off Track Now What?
23April

My Once College Bound Child Fell Off Track Now What?My Once College Bound Child Fell Off Track...My Once College Bound Child Fell Off Track Now What?

By Mark Sampson

Young adults end up facing more pressure in their adolescence than many parents might even suspect. There are many social, culture, and peer pressures that can cause adolescents to make mistakes in their formative years. If you once had a child...

Young adults end up facing more pressure in their adolescence than many parents might even suspect. There are many social, culture, and peer pressures that can cause adolescents to make mistakes in their formative years. If you once had a child that was college bound and has seemingly...

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How to Get Your Teen Prepared for College
23April

How to Get Your Teen Prepared for CollegeHow to Get Your Teen Prepared for CollegeHow to Get Your Teen Prepared for College

By Mark Sampson

  With the process of applying to college becoming increasingly competitive, many parents are left with one question: “How can I get my child ready for college?” Yes, your child may be getting good grades, but that doesn’t...

  With the process of applying to college becoming increasingly competitive, many parents are left with one question: “How can I get my child ready for college?” Yes, your child may be getting good grades, but that doesn’t necessarily guarantee him or her...

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