Blog: Education Consultation And Advice

Our August 2022 Newsletter

Education Connection Advisors- Gearing up for School! Welcome to our August newsletter. We are so excited to start our 20th year of helping families understand the importance of choosing a school and looking at all the options. Whether you are focusing on private school or public school, where to live, knowing what to look for…
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Finding Your Balance

What a year we have all had! It was another year like “Mr. Toad’s Ride” with all of the ups and the downs. Our lives have recovered; we hope for now. The world is spinning around us but as educational consultants we keep learning about what you, our families, need, specifically your children. We provide…
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Our March 2022 Newsletter

Spring forward It’s that time of year for you to move forward in your planning for: Summer Trips Camp House projects Moving Doctor’s Appointments  Outings with friends and family And of course making an educational plan for your children.  March is also a good time to analyze the school year What have been the strengths…
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Our January 2022 Newsletter

Welcome to 2022 from Education Connection Advisors We are so excited to share our January newsletter with you. From Covid, to zoom, to back learning in the classroom, we have had a lot to deal with over the last two years but hopefully we have all survived and grown in some ways as well. Notes…
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Our September 2021 Newsletter

Happy September from Education Connection Advisors! With the end of summer activities and the start of school, we are busy helping parents think about their educational plans for 2021-2022. We know you are still getting acclimated to different schedules for each child, what the traffic patterns are and how you get in grocery shopping, a…
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Our August 2021 Newsletter

It’s Beginning to Look Like School! We hope you are enjoying the final days of summer. If you’re like us, you’re starting to think about the start of the school year and getting your children ready to head back to school. We are here to help as you think about what is next for your…
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Our June 2021 Newsletter

Blueprint for Summer Education Connection Advisors continues to focus on the “Reawakening, Rebuilding, and Recovering” of our lives with an emphasis on renewing friendships and reading for this summer. Our lives should begin to have a feeling of normalcy. We should be establishing a better sense of balance and finding our own “family rhythm” once…
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Our May 2021 Newsletter

Anybody Have a Road Map This Year? As educators we have grown closer as a team this year. We have all experienced concerns, stress, and anxiety with our own families and the families we have helped. This year we did not have a clear and direct road map to go by. We have all had…
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Our February 2021 Newsletter

Education Connection Advisors February Newsletter Welcome to 2021! What a year it has been! We have been busy the last few months helping our clients with their questions, applications, and of course, their educational concerns. We now want to highlight a few important points in the midst of this unusual time: -Our goal continues to…
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Our Spring 2021 Newsletter

Welcome to our spring newsletter. We hope the start of spring will bring our focus back to being outside, getting together with friends in a careful manner, and enjoying nature’s rebirth and beauty.   As educational consultants, we have seen many transformations over this last year. We have been busy helping families understand the school…
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Our Fall 2020 Newsletter

Welcome to another newsletter from Education Connection Advisors We are excited to bring you our annual Education Connection Advisors Admission Panel on Tuesday, October 27th at 9:30am. Admission directors from Atlanta independent schools and your team of advisors will help you learn everything you need to know about the school process in one hour. This…
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Our August 2020 Newsletter

WELCOME to our August 2020 newsletter.  We would typically be telling you all about the upcoming year but due to the unusual circumstances due to Covid, we are going to try to give you positive tips and help you prepare for the school year ahead. SCHOOL PLACEMENT We are busy preparing our families for a…
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Our July 2020 Newsletter

Happy Summer from Education Connection Advisors! We are definitely in July. The weather has grown warmer and we are looking for moments of peace, days to possibly sleep late and slow down. This is the one month where a less frenetic pace is accepted for all.   We will be brief as well and review…
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Our June 2020 Newsletter

Happy summer from our team at Education Connection Advisors! Typically we are kicking off June by sending our children to various camps, attending swim meets and embarking on fun travel adventures. This is definitely not a “normal” summer for most of our families and we wanted to take the opportunity to send you a few…
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Our May 2020 Newsletter

Hello from our team! We hope you and your family are staying healthy, strong, safe and positive. As we are missing meeting with families in our office right now, we wanted to reach out, letting you know that we are here for you, and share some important information with you. We know inboxes are flooded…
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Our Spring 2020 Newsletter

Hello from our team! We hope you and your family are staying healthy, strong, safe and positive. As we are missing meeting with families in our office right now, we wanted to reach out, letting you know that we are here for you, and share some important information with you. We know inboxes are flooded…
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Help!!! I am struggling with what to do with my children and their learning for the summer.

Email Barbara Levy at educon@earthlink.net and she will answer your individual educational questions about your children with tips for making your summer better Here are 10 questions you may want the answer to: Do you have similar issues? 1 How do I keep up the learning for the summer? Children forget everything in the summer.…
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School Research Cheat Sheet

Summer is in full swing, but school is right around the corner. Therefore, my next set of blogs will help parents get ready for the school experience, regardless of what stage you children are in. The first burning question: How do I research schools for my children? (Disclaimer: I have two daughters all with kids…
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Creating your inspiration board…for schools.

What words inspire a school choice? Are you looking for a public school? Are you looking for a private school? Make a word bank of words that inspire you. Keep a notebook at work or by your side and jot down an idea or word immediately so you don’t forget. Here are some educational buzz…
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Be Prepared for Fun with Your Children on a BAD DAY!

It’s a bad day at your house. Whether it’s rainy, cold or your kids are feeling sick and run down, you should be prepared. So, what should you have on hand or think about doing with your kids that is easy and non strenuous? Too often we default to TV, Ipads and computers, but there…
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