Back-to-School Services, Resources, & Programs in Brooklyn

Back-to-School Services, Resources, & Programs in Brooklyn

UPDATED December 2018: School is quickly approaching, and you still have things to do before your child goes back to school. Prepare for back-to-school season in Brooklyn with a wide range of programs, services, and schools for kids, including afte...

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Academic Enrichment Classes, Programs, & Tutors for Children in Westchester County

Academic Enrichment Classes, Programs, & Tutors for Children in Westchester County

UPDATED December 2018: Westchester County offers a vast range of after-school and weekend academic enrichment classes for kids of all ages. Looking for your child to learn a second language? Foreign language classes are available in French, Spanish...

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Tutors, Test Prep, and Academic Enrichment Programs for Kids in Queens

Tutors, Test Prep, and Academic Enrichment Programs for Kids in Queens

UPDATED December 2018: Children who are struggling in school can lose the motivation to try in specific subject areas, while other children need more challenging curriculum because they are in a gifted and talented program. Sometimes children who a...

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Academic Enrichment Programs, Tutors, & Test Prep Centers in Rockland County & Bergen County, NJ

Academic Enrichment Programs, Tutors, & Test Prep Centers in Rockland County & Bergen County, NJ

UPDATED December 2018: Look no further to find the perfect academic enrichment program, tutor, or test prep center for your child in Rockland County and Bergen County, NJ! This detailed and updated list of after-school and weekend classes, programs...

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Tutors, Test Prep, and Academic Enrichment Programs for Kids in Manhattan

Tutors, Test Prep, and Academic Enrichment Programs for Kids in Manhattan

UPDATED December 2018: Children who are struggling in school can lose the motivation to try in specific subject areas. Sometimes children who are doing fine in school want a little extra learning to get ahead in a subject, while other children just...

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After-School Academic Enrichment Classes, Programs, & Tutors in Manhattan

After-School Academic Enrichment Classes, Programs, & Tutors in Manhattan

UPDATED December 2018: Looking for academic enrichment for your child in Manhattan, either after school during the week or on weekends? This roundup of the best after-school academic enrichment classes in New York City provides a range of resources...

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Tutors, Test Prep, and College Prep Programs for Kids on Long Island

Tutors, Test Prep, and College Prep Programs for Kids on Long Island

UPDATED December 2018: Help your child excel in school or prepare for standardized tests such as the SAT and ACT for high school students to transition into college or Regents exams by finding tutors, after-school test prep classes, college prep co...

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After-School Tutors, Test Prep, & Academic Enrichment Programs for Kids on Long Island

After-School Tutors, Test Prep, & Academic Enrichment Programs for Kids on Long Island

UPDATED December 2018: Long Island offers a wealth of academic enrichment opportunities for children in pre-K through 12th grade. Whether you are looking for a preschool program (Montessori or Jewish learning for example), a full-day school, or an ...

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Hour of Code Offers One-Hour Coding Tutorials

Hour of Code Offers One-Hour Coding Tutorials

The Hour of Code is offering one-hour coding tutorials beginning today through Dec. 11 in honor of Computer Science Education week which ends Dec. 9. You can host an Hour of Code at any time throughout the year at your school, at an extracurricular...

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My Gym Adds Three New Classes to Stony Brook and Huntington Station Locations

My Gym Adds Three New Classes to Stony Brook and Huntington Station Locations

With more than 550 facilities worldwide, My Gym offers a variety of fun fitness programs for children ages newborn and older. Each class is tailored to a specific age group, including mommy-and-me style sessions, karate classes at three different l...

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How to Encourage Early Literacy Skills in Your Child

How to Encourage Early Literacy Skills in Your Child

With commercial reading programs that aim to teach infants how to read, it's important to remember that family and parent-child interaction is always a viable option for teaching your little one early literacy skills at home. From reading to your b...

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How to Help Your Child Build Better Homework Skills

How to Help Your Child Build Better Homework Skills

Now that your kids are all settled into their back-to-school routine, it's time to assess what is (or isn't) working when it comes to homework habits, because no matter what their learning style, they're going to have plenty of take-home assignment...

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Code Ninjas Opened in Syosset This July

Code Ninjas Opened in Syosset This July

Code Ninjas, a computer coding and video game center part of a national franchise, has opened in Syosset on July 1. The center provides a place for children ages 7 to 14 to learn about computer technology. As part of the curriculum, children learn ...

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RoboMindTech in Fresh Meadows Adds Two New Programs This Fall

RoboMindTech in Fresh Meadows Adds Two New Programs This Fall

At RoboMindTech in Fresh Meadows, STEAM Young Maker will be available for children ages kindergarten through second grade, which is a program that integrates art creativity into the technology-based STEM field. In addition, VEX Robotics Competition...

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The Diocese of Rockville Centre Launches Financial Literacy Program for Schools

The Diocese of Rockville Centre Launches Financial Literacy Program for Schools

The Diocese of Rockville Centre partnered with Junior Achievement of New York to bring J.A. in a Day, a financial literacy program, to its Long Island Catholic schools.

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Queens Music Academy Opens Woodside Location

Queens Music Academy Opens Woodside Location

Queens Music Academy opened a location in Woodside in July, which provides a performance space for students as well as classrooms for lessons.

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How to Recognize When a Child is Gifted

How to Recognize When a Child is Gifted

How to tell if your child is gifted, a prodigy, or just plain smart—and what to do about it

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Act As If Etiquette & Protocol Adds Venues in Northport and Oyster Bay

Act As If Etiquette & Protocol Adds Venues in Northport and Oyster Bay

Act As If Etiquette & Protocol is adding venues in Northport and Oyster Bay, at which children ages 4 and older will be able to take etiquette classes starting in October.

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Why Do So Many Gifted and Talented Children Hate To Write?

Why Do So Many Gifted and Talented Children Hate To Write?

Disliking to write is a widespread phenomenon, affecting as many as 50 percent of gifted kids--here’s how to change their minds just a little.

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The Benefits of Ethics for Kids

The Benefits of Ethics for Kids

Ethics for Children is a program taught at the New York City Society for Ethical Culture that emphasizes social awareness and helps kids develop better relationships with their peers and the world.

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Helping Children Learn Through Creative Play and Experience

Helping Children Learn Through Creative Play and Experience

Helpful pointers for parents to help children flourish through freedom when they are home.

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The Importance of STEAM Classes for Young Kids

The Importance of STEAM Classes for Young Kids

STEAM curriculum is growing in popularity amongst younger children and for a good reason. Centers like NY Kids Club have expanded their STEAM curriculum to meet the needs of parents and kids in NYC.

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Book Nook Enrichment Program to Open Tribeca Location

Book Nook Enrichment Program to Open Tribeca Location

Book Nook Enrichment Program is focused on reading, handwriting, and skill building for children ages 6 months to 7 years.

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Embracing Intellectually Gifted and Academically Gifted Kids

Embracing Intellectually Gifted and Academically Gifted Kids

We may say our kids are “smart,” but what does that really entail and how can we as parents better help our kids achieve academic success?

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RoboMindTech Represented the U.S. in the World Robot Olympiad

RoboMindTech Represented the U.S. in the World Robot Olympiad

Three students from RoboMindTech represented the United States in the World Robot Olympiad in India.

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Academic Enrichment Center in Flushing to Offer Pre-K Course

Academic Enrichment Center in Flushing to Offer Pre-K Course

Kent Prep in Flushing will be offering a pre-K enrichment class in early 2017.

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Family Fitness Center in Harrison Offers Preschool Enrichment Program

Family Fitness Center in Harrison Offers Preschool Enrichment Program

Grandmaster Bruce Chung’s studio now provides a two-hour drop-off enhancement program for children ages 2 1/2 to 4 1/2.

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Why Etiquette Schools are Thriving Today

Why Etiquette Schools are Thriving Today

Though it may seem quaint, etiquette schools are thriving today—here's why.

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Etiquette Schools in the NY Metro Area

Etiquette Schools in the NY Metro Area

A roundup of local manners and etiquette schools and programs in the New York metro area, including schools in Manhattan, Staten Island, Long Island, and Connecticut

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Prime Time Early Learning Center Adds New Enrichment Programs to Fall Curriculum

Prime Time Early Learning Center Adds New Enrichment Programs to Fall Curriculum

Prime Time Early Learning Center in Farmingdale is offering new enrichment programs, including Spanish enrichment, art, and Zumba for students 18 months and older.

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Math Enrichment Center in Astoria Launches New Multiplication Program

Math Enrichment Center in Astoria Launches New Multiplication Program

The Multiplication Fact Fluency program which assesses students’ abilities not only to recall the products of multiplication facts in families 0-12 quickly and accurately, recently launched at Mathnasium Astoria.

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After School Program to Add New Enrichment Curriculum

After School Program to Add New Enrichment Curriculum

The JEI program and FasTracKids will be added to the Clover Prep after school curriculum starting Sept. 8th.

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Enrichment Center to Offer Satellite Classes in Brooklyn & Tribeca

Enrichment Center to Offer Satellite Classes in Brooklyn & Tribeca

Starting September, Book Nook will offer satellite classes at locations in Brooklyn and Tribeca.

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Tips for Balancing Life as a Mom and a Business Owner

Tips for Balancing Life as a Mom and a Business Owner

Expert advice on how to juggle motherhood and owning a business.

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Learning Center Announces Winners of Annual Math Olympiad

Learning Center Announces Winners of Annual Math Olympiad

The 2016 JEI Math Olympiad was held on March 19 and winners were recently announced.

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Understanding the Needs of Gifted Children: Tips for Raising, Motivating, and Teaching

Understanding the Needs of Gifted Children: Tips for Raising, Motivating, and Teaching

If you have a bright child who seems to be losing interest in school, it may not be because they do not like it, they might just be bored.

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Learning Center in Port Washington Expands Curriculum

Learning Center in Port Washington Expands Curriculum

Sylvan Learning Center Port Washington is expanding the traditional Sylvan tutoring programs to include a new enrichment program.

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How Can Parents Help Their Child Develop Reading Proficiency?

How Can Parents Help Their Child Develop Reading Proficiency?

Developing strong reading skills early sets an important foundation for school success.

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Tutoring Center in Forest Hills Launches New SAT Program

Tutoring Center in Forest Hills Launches New SAT Program

Tutors on Wheels is offering a new SAT prep program as well as a "Jump Start" program for kids this summer.

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Math Tutoring and Enrichment Center Opens in Fresh Meadows

Math Tutoring and Enrichment Center Opens in Fresh Meadows

Mathnasium opens new location in Fresh Meadows, Queens.

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STEM Enrichment Center Opening in Nanuet

STEM Enrichment Center Opening in Nanuet

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Take a Free Music Lesson During Teach Music America Week

Take a Free Music Lesson During Teach Music America Week

Keep Music Alive, an organization that advocates music education, is celebrating Teach Music America Week by offering one free, 30-minute lesson.

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Teachers Use New Hudson River Bridge to Spark Interest in STEM

Teachers Use New Hudson River Bridge to Spark Interest in STEM

As the area's first new bridge in more than 50 years arises across the Hudson River, local educators are seizing the opportunity to spark students' interest in STEM learning.

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Upper West Side Literacy Program, Book Nook, Adds More Classes

Upper West Side Literacy Program, Book Nook, Adds More Classes

Book Nook on the Upper West Side started a new program for kindergarteners and first graders called Wise Owls.

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Scholastic News Kids Press Corps Adds 27 Young Reporters

Scholastic News Kids Press Corps Adds 27 Young Reporters

Scholastic News Kids Press Corps announced on November 17,2015, that it has added 27 new student reporters for the 2015-2016 school year.

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New-York Historical Society's Winter School Break Programs

New-York Historical Society's Winter School Break Programs

The New-York Historical Society is hosting programming for kids and tweens during winter and mid-winter breaks when school is closed.

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St. Patrick's Youth Adds Parent-Child and Separation Classes

St. Patrick's Youth Adds Parent-Child and Separation Classes

St. Patrick's Youth Enrichment Center expanded its programming for young children, and now offers a mommy-and-my style class called Playtime with Mommy for ages 3-5 and a separation class for 2-year-olds.

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VEG Offers STEM and Art Programs in Roslyn and Huntington

VEG Offers STEM and Art Programs in Roslyn and Huntington

Village East Gifted, an enrichment center that offers programs for gifted and talented students ages 4-18, is offering two new programs this year: STEM programs in Roslyn Heights and Huntington Station and an Art Program in Huntington Station.

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Best-Selling Author Offers Writing Classes in Nyack

Award-winning and best-selling author Peter Danish founded Danish Writing Academy in Nyack, where he will teach high school students how to write polished college application essays, teens and young adults about fiction and play writing, and adults...

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Science and Engineering Program Offered at FasTracKids and JEI

Science and Engineering Program Offered at FasTracKids and JEI

FasTracKids and JEI Learning Center, located in Rego Park, will offer a new science and engineering program in the fall.

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