Stay informed. Motherly Life delivers information to help parents raise happy, successful kids.


Home>Speed Reads>Academic

Graphic Novels Advance Children’s Literacy Development

Motherly Life Notes Historically, comics were considered unhelpful recreational reading unfit for use in the classroom. That has changed. Graphic novels and comics are now understood to motivate [...]


Reading is a Critical Component of Academic Development

Motherly Life Notes Leisure reading makes a difference in a child’s educational performance. Children who read for pleasure perform better in literacy tests, develop a broader vocabulary and [...]


The Effectiveness of School Choice

Motherly Life Notes The WSJ reports on a discussion with Parag Pathak, a renowned economist who has focused his career on studying school choice. Mr. Pathak’s work uses [...]

Go to Top