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Dr. Steve Perry is a former principal of Capital Preparatory Magnet School in Hartford Connecticut, a school that sees 100% of its predominantly low-income students off to four year institutions. Dr. Steve Perry is revolutionizing education in America. He says it is a blessing when you have the opportunity to help a child discover who […]

The things your parents teach you throughout your lifetime are countless and invaluable. But can you remember one of the first few lessons your parents taught…

Should schools give you fake report cards to boost students’ self esteem and encourage them to achieve more? Click on the audio player to hear…

Our emailer writes to Yolanda Adams after her daughter get her acceptance letter to Yale University! But while the daughter celebrates, mom & dad panic…

Our emailer writes to Yolanda Adams after noticing the different in academic achievement between her two children. While one excels at all her subjects, the…

The city of Houston is providing training sessions for community leaders, social service providers and individuals to aid Spanish speakers during an emergency. It will…

Affirmation For Today: “I am humble and continue to learn everyday.” An affirmation is a great way to start training your mind toward a positive way of thinking.  Coupled with other positive thinking exercises, a positive affirmation will help you overcome any obstacle that is put in front of you.  The object of these positive […]

I recently read a New York Times article that explained the interesting concept of "perceptual learning," which involves training the mind to memorize patterns rather than just learning concepts straight off. This method is being investigated by a small group of scientists who have evidence that proficiency improves when students in schools are groomed to use their "sensitive perpetual radar" to make educated inquiries on problems, rather than purely going through a structured process taught to them by the teacher.