FYI This website is in beta mode.

Learning Rx

LearningRx learning centers provide cognitive skills training that empowers every child to learn faster and easier.

 TitleAuthorDescription
Peak Learning
Ronald GrossTens of thousands of readers have become lifelong learners with the help of Ronald Gross's bestselling guidebook. Now, Gross uses the latest developments in technology, at-home learning, and cognitive studies to provide an updated and easy-to-follow program that will take lifetime learners into the next century. In this new edition of Peak Learning, discover: * ten ways computer technology can enliven, speed, and maximize your learning; * how to get the courses, credit, or degree you want via Cyberspace, TV, video, audio, and other distance-learning tools; and * how to use work-place learning resources to advance your career and earning potential.
Teaching and Learning Elementary Social Studies (9th Edition)
Arthur K EllisAre you looking for a resource that will provide you with practical, yet proven, social studies strategies to use with children in grades K-8? Look no further, explore the new edition of Teaching and Learning Elementary Social Studies to find a wealth of lesson plans and practical guidance. This perennial best-seller provides instructional strategies for involving K-8 children in social studies content that emphasize concepts, inquiry, and moral development. Widely admired for its warm voice and abundance of children’s art and writing, this text integrates constructivist philosophies of active learning with the essential knowledge, basic skills, and positive values required of citizens in a healthy and diverse democracy.
Learning in Adulthood: A Comprehensive Guide (CourseSmart)
Sharan B. Merriam, Rosemary S. Caffarella and Lisa M. BaumgartnerIn this updated landmark book, the authors have gathered the seminal work and most current thinking on adult learning into one volume. Learning in Adulthood addresses a wide range of topics including: Who are adult learners? How do adults learn? Why are adults involved in learning activities? How does the social context shape the learning that adults are engaged in? How does aging affect learning ability?
The Power of Play: Learning What Comes Naturally
David ElkindToday’s parents often worry that their children will be at a disadvantage if they are not engaged in constant learning, but child development expert David Elkind reassures us that imaginative play goes far to prepare children for academic and social success. Through expert analysis of the research and powerful examples, Elkind shows how creative, spontaneous play fosters healthy mental and social development and sets the stage for academic learning in the first place. An important contribution to the literature about how children learn, The Power of Play restores play’s respected place in children’s lives and encourages parents to trust their instincts to stay away from many of the dubious educational products on the market.
Your Kids Can Master Their Money: Fun Ways to Help Them Learn How (Focus on the Family Books)
Ron Blue, Judy Blue and Jeremy L. WhiteCurrent research tells us today's kids and teens don't know how to budget or spend wisely. They have purchasing influence, but they aren't prepared to handle money. Parents presume that their kids “get it” or that they are learning these skills in school. Yet kids still need parental guidance on how to manage money. Your Kids Can Master Their Money reveals key traits of financially wise people and gives parents tools to instill those traits in their children.
Beyond the Hole in the Wall: Discover the Power of Self-Organized Learning (Kindle Single) (TED Books)
Sugata MitraTen years ago, educator Sugata Mitra and his colleagues cracked open a hole in a wall bordering an urban slum in New Delhi, installed a networked PC, and left it there for the local children to freely explore. What they quickly saw in their ‘Hole in the Wall’ experiment was that kids from one of the most desperately poor areas of the world could, without instruction, quickly learn how the PC operated. The children also freely collaborated with each other, exploring the world of high-tech online connectivity with ease. It was the dawning of Mitra’s introduction to self-organized learning, and it would shape the next decade of his research. This important update on Mitra’s groundbreaking work (which provided the inspiration for the Oscar-winning film 'Slumdog Millionaire') offers new research and ideas that show how self-directed learning can make kids smarter and more creative. He also provides step-by-step instruction on how to integrate it into any classroom. It’s an important lesson that could reshape our schools and reinvigorate our educational system. With a foreword by Nicholas Negroponte, founder of both MIT's Media Lab and the One Laptop per Child Association.
Human Learning (6th Edition)
Jeanne Ellis OrmrodThis highly respected, market-leading textbook on learning theories applied to education prepares pre-service teachers and other educators with a unique and meaningful learning experience. The sixth edition of Human Learning covers a broad-range of learning theories and key perspectives on learning related to education, including: behaviorist, cognitive, social cognitive, contextual, and developmental theories, always highlighting relationships between concepts. Additionally, the text details associationistic processes (e.g., classical and instrumental conditioning), and more complex and distinctly human processes (e.g. metacognition, self-regulated learning, critical thinking). Every chapter features key pedagogical concepts with specific applications to classroom practice, numerous concrete examples that illustrate key concepts, principles, and recommendations and dozens of proven examples help make the fundamentals of these theories comprehensible to students with little or no prior coursework in psychology.    Significant updates to this textbook include: important updates to reflect the most current research and new theories in the field, expansion of the chapter on cognition and memory, re-organization of Piaget and Vygotsky content into two separate chapters, a core section on teaching critical thinking skills, and the discussion of technology-based instructed has been significantly revised and expanded in this edition.
Learning as a Way of Being: Strategies for Survival in a World of Permanent White Water (J-B US non-Franchise Leadership)
Peter B. VaillOffers a thoughtful critique of the roots of management education and argues that institutions of higher learning must teach managers how to integrate the discipline of learning into their very being. Such learning must be marked by strong self-direction, willingness to take risks, and integration of the learning that life teaches outside the classroom.
New Perspectives on Microsoft Word 2010: Brief
S. Scott Zimmerman, Beverly B. Zimmerman, Ann Shaffer and Katherine T. PinardWith the New Perspectives' critical-thinking, problem-solving approach, students will gain a comprehensive understanding of Microsoft Office Word 2010 and will learn how to take advantage of the flexibility it offers. Case-based tutorials challenge students to apply what they are learning to real-life tasks, preparing them to easily transfer skills to new situations. With New Perspectives, students understand why they're learning what they're learning and are better situated to retain skills beyond the classroom.
New Perspectives on Microsoft Office 2010, First Course (New Perspectives (Thomson Course Technology))
Ann Shaffer, Patrick Carey, June Jamrich Parsons, Dan Oja and Kathy T. FinneganWith the New Perspectives' critical-thinking, problem-solving approach, students will gain a comprehensive understanding of Microsoft Office 2010 and will learn how to take advantage of the flexibility it offers. Case-based tutorials challenge students to apply what they are learning to real-life tasks, preparing them to easily transfer skills to new situations. With New Perspectives, students understand why they're learning what they're learning and are better situated to retain skills beyond the classroom.
A 4 Maths classroom education learning math Franchise
Abrakadoodle art children creativity education kids Franchise
Actor's Garage acting afterschool children education kids stage theater workshop Franchise
Brats-n-Cuties education kids preschool school Franchise
Brilliant Sky Toys & Books books children kids toys Franchise
Build-A-Bear Workshop kids toys Franchise
Bunk Bed Specialties beds bunk children furniture kids specialty Franchise
Child Shield USA children crime Franchise
Children's Technology Workshop camp creativity fun kids portal workshops Franchise
ComputerXplorers computers education fun kids Franchise
Cosmikids children curriculum kids teaching Franchise
Crazy Candles candles children making Franchise
Digikids child children id kids protection Franchise
EncouraGym children kids learning teaching Franchise
Extra Innings baseball children kids softball sports training Franchise
Fastrackids children kids learning teaching Franchise
Fitwise 4 Kids children fitness gym healthy kids workout Franchise
Friendly Songs kids music Franchise
Game Truck children games parties videogames Franchise
Goddard School child children kids learning school teaching Franchise
Gymboree Play And Music children classes kids learning play toddlers Franchise
Halstrom High School education learning teaching Franchise
Helen Doran Early English children education english kids language Franchise
Highlights for Children children education Franchise
Imagine Tomorrow Computer Classes For Kids children computers kids teaching Franchise
Jo Jingles babies children class music Franchise
Jump On In! children inflatable jumpers kids parties party Franchise
Jumpbunch children fitness health kids sports Franchise
Jumping J-jays entertainment jump kids parties Franchise
Junglerrrific children kids play structure Franchise
Jw Tumbles- A Children's Gym children fitness gym play Franchise
Kart Trax children entertainment extreme go-kart kids Franchise
Kid To Kid baby clothes furnishings kids toys Franchise
Kiddie Academy Child Care Learning Centers care child learning Franchise
Kidokenitics children fitness kids sports Franchise
Kids Can Sew & Fashion Design children kids sewing teaching Franchise
Kidzart activities art children kids Franchise
Kidzee kids preschool Franchise
Kidzone activities children kids Franchise
Kinderdance International dance exercise gynmastics kids Franchise
Kumon North America child children learning math reading teaching Franchise
Language Leaders children language learning teaching Franchise
Learning Express children kids toys Franchise
Learning Technics children disabilities learning students teaching Franchise
Lil' Angels Photography children photography portraits Franchise
Little Gym International, The children fitness kids Franchise
Magic Jump children entertainment inflatable structure Franchise
Mathnasium math tutor tutoring Franchise
Monkey Bizness children indoor kids play structures Franchise
Monkey Joe's -parties, Play children kids parties play Franchise
My Gym Children's Fitness Center birthday children gymnastics kids parties Franchise
New Horizons Computer Learning Centers computer learning teaching Franchise
Ninja Jump inflatable kids play structures Franchise
Omega Learning Center children learning teaching Franchise
Once Upon A Child children clothes furniture used Franchise
Oogles N Googles children kids party themes Franchise
Operation Kidsafe children crime Franchise
Original Pawprints babies ceramic children handprint pets Franchise
Oxford Learning children math reading tutoring Franchise
Par-t-perfect Party Planners children parties planning Franchise
Party For A Living costumed entertainment kids party planning Franchise
Pitterpats Children's Impressions babies ceramic children feet hands impressions Franchise
Playnation Parties And Playgrounds children kids play structures Franchise
Pop Star Parties children kids parties Franchise
Pump It Up children inflatable kids party Franchise
Reading Friends Franchise Co. children preschool teaching Franchise
Rhythm Time education fun kids learning music Franchise
RightTime KiDS care childcare daycare dropin kids service Franchise
Romp n' Roll gym kids Franchise
Sharkey's Cuts For Kids children hair kids salon Franchise
Snip-its children hair kids salon Franchise
Space Walk inflatable kids parties structures Franchise
Starting A Daycare Business children daycare Franchise
Sylvan Learning children kids teaching tutoring Franchise
The Tutoring Center children kids learning teaching tutor tutoring Franchise
Thinkertots child children preschool Franchise
TSS Photography kids photography sports Franchise
Tumblebus children education exercise gymnastics Franchise
Tutoring Club children kids learning teaching tutoring Franchise
Tutorium education tutoring Franchise
Webby Dance Company children dance kids Franchise
YogaBugs children exercise health kids yoga Franchise
Young Chefs Academy chef children cooking kids teaching Franchise

Tags children kids learning teaching tutoring
Address 5085 List Drive
Suite 200 Suite 200
Colorado Springs , Colorado 80919
USA
Telephone7192648808
Web learningrx.com
Email admin@learningrx.com
Type Franchise