15 Jan
2021

5 Best Apps To Help Your Kid Learn English

5 Best Apps To Help Your Kid Learn English

Giving your children the opportunity to learn English is one of the greatest gifts you can give them. However, it would be best to start teaching them from a young age to allow them better command the language and enjoy the benefits that come with it.

Nowadays, since children and teenagers have their noses on their screens more often than in their textbooks, there's no better way than using technology to enhance their English learning and development skills.

At Mrs. Myers Reading Room, we provide interactive learning and development programs for children of all ages in Wisconsin and all over ...

08 Jan
2021

Learning After The Lockdown: How To Catch Up With Education In 2021

Learning After The Lockdown: How To Catch Up With Education In 2021

The effects of the pandemic on learning continue to worry institutions and individuals alike. This is especially true for kids at the primary level. Children are developing basic competencies at this level, which sets the stage for future life opportunities. And yet primary level skills, especially math and reading, are the easiest to lose when school is interrupted. 

Likewise, these skills are the hardest to regain, even when school restarts. Merely opening schools is not enough; there’s much that needs to be done. For instance, schools should provide remedial classes and additional time to ...

29 Dec
2020

5 New Year's Resolutions For Children Learning To Read

5 New Year's Resolutions For Children Learning To ReadWe’ve only a few days to go before the hellacious 2020 comes to an end. This year was marked by COVID-19, which disrupted the world and changed life as we knew it. But our concern has always been the disruptions in learning that have been aggravated because of the pandemic. 

And that’s why, as we head into 2021, why not make New Year’s resolutions that focus on the learning needs of our kids?

At Mrs. Myer’s Reading Room, we help kids in Chicago and across the US with our fun and exciting reading activities, lessons, and so much more. Click here to sign up for a free trial.

In today’s blog, we ...

24 Dec
2020

Is Interventionist Tutoring Exactly What Your Child Needs?

Is Interventionist Tutoring Exactly What Your Child Needs?

School creates the fondest memories for kids as they grow up. But learning can also be difficult.

Children fall behind in class for all sorts of reasons, ranging from boredom to learning disabilities. And with the onset of COVID-19, learning losses have drastically increased, especially in elementary subjects like math and reading. 

Even without a pandemic interrupting their education, many kids require some extra help to cope with school work. Research shows that more than 65% of 4th graders perform below grade level in reading. And this is just one example that explains the growing demand ...

18 Dec
2020

Tips To Help Kids Stay Focused During Virtual Classes

Tips To Help Kids Stay Focused During Virtual Classes

Focusing in class has been a common issue amongst kids forever. It was there when kids were physically attending classes, and it is still there when they are at home. Truth be told, the problem has gotten worse with distance learning, and this time, parents are the ones who need to deal with it.

Mrs. Myers’ Reading Room offers engaging and effective learning programs for kids in Wisconsin and across the US. Click here to enroll your child in our free trial classes.

Helping your kids stay focused in the virtual classroom is a highly challenging task. Children have a very active imagination, ...

12 Dec
2020

For Such A Time As This: How Mrs. Myers' Reading Room Helped Parents & Students During The Pandemic

For Such A Time As This: How Mrs. Myers' Reading Room Helped Parents & Students During The Pandemic

We've come a long way since we set up shop in 2012.

Tammy Myers (Founder and President) was enjoying a successful career as a speech and language pathologist when she decided to launch math and reading programs for kids aged 3-12.

Pretty soon, we launched Mrs. Myers' Education Services, bringing our learning methodology to schools in Wisconsin and across the US via in-person and online programs (click here to sign up for a free trial).

The idea was to combine traditional methods of instruction with modern, research-based best practices to teach children reading in a way that prepares them ...

05 Dec
2020

7 Ways To Prepare Your Child For Virtual/Hybrid Learning In 2021

7 Ways To Prepare Your Child For Virtual/Hybrid Learning In 2021

The first wave of COVID-19 took the world by surprise. Parents, teachers, and students had no clue how to cope with the pandemic while keeping learning on track. And even as the year draws to a close, there's still uncertainty on how schools will resume the 2021 school year.

Will schools reopen full-time, go completely digital, or offer a hybrid? As the virus enters its second wave, you should prepare your child to brace for an unconventional school year.

Of course, learning never stops at Mrs. Myer's Reading Room. In fact, our math and reading programs have become all the more relevant and ...

27 Nov
2020

15 Best Educational Channels For Your Kids To Watch On YouTube

15 Best Educational Channels For Your Kids To Watch On YouTube

It’s no secret that all our kids are glued to screens these days. Back in our day, it was the TV; today, it’s tablets, phones, and laptops.

You don’t have to feel like a bad parent; that is the norm these days. Technology has taken over our lives, and anyone who tries to fight it will not be able to match the pace of others. If you want your kids to succeed, instead of stopping them from enjoying the same privileges as other kids their age, make sure they are putting them to good use. 

Get your child the help they need to get back on track with their schoolwork. Enroll them in our online ...

20 Nov
2020

5 Learning Activities To Keep Your Kids Occupied With On Thanksgiving Day

5 Learning Activities To Keep Your Kids Occupied With On Thanksgiving Day

Thanksgiving Day is a moment of cheerfulness and reflection. But for parents, it can get incredibly hectic. Cooking, cleaning, and entertaining guests is an ordeal in itself. And then you also have kids to take care of. 

Considering the learning losses incurred this year due to COVID-19, you should make the most of Thanksgiving to keep children engaged in learning. 

At Mrs. Myer’s Reading Room, we help kids in Chicago and across the US with our fun and exciting learning programs for math, reading, and much more. Click here to sign up for a free trial. 

Here we list five learning activities to ...

12 Nov
2020

Get Your Child To Fall In Love With Attempting Difficult Math Problems

Get Your Child To Fall In Love With Attempting Difficult Math Problems

The struggle is real. 

Many students dread school math lessons and are unable to comprehend the subject. And they accept this as their fate.  

Both research and observation show that this pattern often carries into their adult lives. All this is fine until their children also develop math anxiety.

If this explains your situation, you have come to the right place! At Mrs. Myers Reading Room, we make math fun for kids in Madison, WI, with our Nifty Numbers’ Math Program. Click here to sign up for a free trial. 

In today’s blog post, we will provide you with actionable strategies to help your ...