10 Cognitive Skills Your Child Must Strengthen for Sucessful Math Skills

  Brain Training Brain training involves strengthening your child's ability within visual, auditory, processing, memory, logic & reasoning and more.  Through the process of strengthening these skills, your child releases chemicals in the brain which are like miracle grow for … Continue reading

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4 Reasons to Use “Errorless Learning” with Children Who Have Memory Weaknesses

    Recently, we discussed retrieval in general and 3 strategies to use to help your child retrieve information from their weak memory.  We talked about using Cued Retrieval which "cues" the memory up for retrieval, Recognition Memory which basically … Continue reading

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My Family Contract

Setting boundaries and expectations with your child is no longer a challenge.  Why?  I created this quick and easy to use family contract.  After reading several different books and research about working with children and how to shape their behavior, … Continue reading

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What is Brain Plasticity?

The Student Transformation System is a customized brain training and academic program based on Brain Plasticity.  So what is Brain Plasticity?  It does not mean that our brains are made of plastic.  What it does mean is that our brains … Continue reading

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Your Brain on Video Games

Daphne Bavelier: Cognitive researcher   Daphne Bavelier studies how the brain adapts to changes in experience, either by nature or by training.       Why you should listen to her:         Daphne Bavelier studies how humans … Continue reading

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5 Steps to determine the best brain training program for your child

One of the most frequently asked questions I get from parents is, “how do I know which brain training program is the best for my child?” I’ve written this article to help you make your decision. Continue reading

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A Remediation Model for Your School District

Third grade for your child can be the end or it can mean a life full of successes, but it all starts in the classroom. Studies show if a child is not proficient by third grade, more than likely they … Continue reading

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ADHD Online Program using BrainWare Safari Program

Email Colleen if you wish to start a group !!!    I am offering this group to work through the same 12 week  program using BrainWare Safari which has proven to have fantastic results for ADHD symptoms.   The  ADHD … Continue reading

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Traumatic Brain Injuries Lead to Reading Problems

Pathological reading has neuropsychological, neurobiological, and linguistic characteristics which are causing research to be completed. Models have been created using this information and are being used in conjunction with behavior when it comes to brain injuries and how reading is … Continue reading

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Reading Comprehension and Your Child’s Science Textbook

Reading is one of the most important skills your child must learn for school. Your child learns and communicates through reading and comprehending the written word.  Your child will, more than likely struggle in Math, Social Studies, and Science if … Continue reading

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