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High Impact Tutoring Helps Students Recover After Pandemic Learning Loss

Uplift Voices Over the last couple of years through a pandemic, scholars have received instruction and assessments that have been wildly different from a traditional school environment. Some scholars have been completely remote the last few years while others have come to campus a couple times a week and worked from home the majority of …

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Things To Know About The Map Test

Uplift Voices Most parents are aware when “testing season” begins for their child at school.  Most states have standardized tests that students take each spring.  But some school districts are conducting additional assessments with their students to better gauge needed areas of learning as the school year begins.  Once such popular assessment is the MAP …

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School Choice in Texas Offers Parents Options

Uplift Voices Is your child soaring or struggling in his current school?  If you are seeing more struggle than soar, know that you have a choice in Texas!  No longer are students required to attend the public school closest to their home. Families in Texas can choose from traditional public schools, public charter schools, public …

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Tips for Transition Grades

Uplift Voices The meaning of transition, “the movement, passage, or change from one position, state, stage, concept, to another”, (Dictionary.com), occurs in many different forms for us all. An insect transitions from a caterpillar to a beautiful butterfly, plants transition from seeds, water and sunshine to blooming flowers, construction projects on paper transition from concrete …

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Top 10 Summer Must Reads for Elementary Children on Social Justice and Diversity

Uplift Voices While summer is the perfect time for some light-hearted fiction reading, it’s also important for children to add some books to their list that will help them grow as a person and expand their thinking during those lazy summer days. Reading is the ideal way to introduce young minds to a range of …

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Top 10 Summer Must Reads for Teens on Social Justice and Diversity

Uplift Voices While summer is the perfect time for some light-hearted fiction reading, it’s also important for teens to add some books to their list that will help them grow as a person and expand their thinking during those lazy summer days.  Some of the most important topics center around diversity, racism, social justice, and …

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LGBTQ+ Students Find Safe Space in School 

Uplift Voices School safety extends beyond the physical measures that campuses have in place. In order for a student to truly feel safe, they need to experience a safe, welcoming environment.   In addition to academic learning, schools can offer students an escape from abuse at home, discrimination due to sexuality or race, or overcoming trauma. …

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