Year: 2016

Meet Yogini Patel, Owner of A Grade Ahead of Smyrna, GA

Name Yogini Patel Family My family is comprised of my husband, Manish, and daughters, Shriya (15) and Riddhi (7) Franchise Location Smyrna, Georgia Educational Background What schools did you attend and where? I attended school in Zambia. What teacher or school experience had a big impact on your life? My high school home room teacher […]






The Importance of Comprehension Skills in Learning

What does “comprehension” mean? Comprehension goes beyond reading the text on the page – it involves finding meaning in the text and being able to summarize, reiterate, and apply what has been read. Successful reading comprehension requires text comprehension, vocabulary knowledge, and reading fluency. If your child cannot recognize and understand the individual words on […]






15 Free Online Logic Puzzles for Kids

If someone asked me, “What is one topic every student you have needs to work on?” the answer would be logic. It’s needed for all reasoning skills from critical thinking to educated guessing. One of the best ways to develop logic skills is to play logic games and logic puzzles, and now, a variety of […]






What Are the Differences Between Standardized Tests Given In Schools

Standardized testing can be hard to navigate as a parent. Every state has their own approach to standardized tests in schools, but the purpose of these tests are the same. They aim to help the teachers, principals, districts, and state education department by evaluating the school district the individual school a child’s academic strengths and […]






How to Get the Most out of Parent-Teacher Conferences

Parent-teacher conferences are right around the corner, and you may be wondering how to make the most out of that short amount of time with your child’s teacher.  Whether it’s your first conference or you’re looking to make this one more productive than past ones, there are a few basic guidelines you can follow to […]






Celebrating Diwali

What is Diwali? India’s most important holiday of the year is Diwali, which is also known as the Festival of Lights. This religious holiday is celebrated in either October or November of each year, depending on when it falls within the Hindu Lunar calendar. While it is an official holiday in countries such as India […]






Benefits of an Arts Education for Students

You’ve put your children in a good school, you’ve enrolled them in a quality educational enrichment program and enrichment camps, and you spend time with them to make sure they understand the importance of their studies. What more can you do to help them succeed without overloading them with educational pursuits? The short answer is […]






Transformation Celebration at A Grade Ahead

On Saturday, September 10th  at the Dublin Enrichment Academy, a celebration of thanks and transformation took place. To show gratitude to the parents and community for their continued support, as well as to introduce them to A Grade Ahead (Mathwizard’s new brand) the company hosted a Family Fest – a free, fun filled event complete […]