How Do I Motivate My Child To Learn? Chaya Z.

Published on: May 8, 2018

How Do I Motivate My Child To Learn? Chaya Zlatopolsky MA, LBSI I hear this question more often than any other. “How do I motivate my child to learn?” Motivating a child can seem like a daunting task, but rather than seeing your child as a vessel needing to be filled, see them as a […]

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Our Most Valuable Resources – Resource Room

Published on: May 8, 2018

Our Most Valuable Resources by: Esther Tarkieltaub MA. Ed Needless to say, our children are our most valuable resources. When a child has learning challenges, they often learn a different way or thrive best when learning in a different setting than the regular classroom for a period of time during the day. Visiting a resource […]

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Raising Our Children

Published on: March 6, 2018

Raising Our Children by: Esther Tarkieltaub MA.Ed Raising our children is a unique bracha given to us by Hashem. No doubt, it is a tremendous responsibility that comes with very real challenges. But, we must never lose sight of the fact that the opportunity to raise children and help them realize their potential is one […]

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Happiness, Blessings and Good – The Lesson of Shevat

Published on: February 5, 2018

Creating Mindsets of Kindness Happiness, Blessings and Good – The Lesson of Shevat Contributed by: Esther Tarkieltaub LBS1, etlearningconnections@gmail.com As we end the month of Shevat and look forward to Purim, I wanted to take a moment and share a beautiful thought I heard about the month of Shevat from Rabbi Efriam Twerski. The month […]

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Educational Benefits of Chess

Published on: January 4, 2018

Beyond the Game When I was 5 or 6 years old, my Zeide began teaching me the art of playing chess. It became my favorite pastime. So engrossed was I in the game, that I didn’t realize that my Zeide was giving me a roadmap for life. Each lesson was jam-packed with a wide range of attributes such as concentration, memory, logic, critical thinking, problem solving and more.

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