Back to Basics Learning Dynamics named to The Philadelphia 100

philly100-logoHere we “grow” again! Back to Basics Learning Dynamics, Inc. was recently named to The Philadelphia 100 as one of the fastest growing companies in the region!

Since 1988, The Philadelphia 100 has been the hallmark of entrepreneurial achievement. The project, which is run by the Wharton Small Business Development Center, The Entrepreneurs’ Forum of Greater Philadelphia, and the Philadelphia Business Journal, identifies and honors the 100 fastest growing, privately held entrepreneurial companies in the Greater Philadelphia Area. Since it’s founding, The Philadelphia 100 has recognized some of the region’s finest companies as they were just beginning to emerge, including: …

September is Library Card Signup Month!

Delaware Library cardsSeptember is Library Card Sign-up Month! This is a time when the American Library Association and libraries across the country remind parents that the most important school supply of all is a library card.

All Delaware residents are eligible for a free library card. Complete a registration form and present it with a photo ID at your local Delaware public library.

New Castle County registration form
Kent County registration form
Sussex County registration form

If you don’t have a Delaware photo ID, please contact your local library for card registration requirements. Children under the age of 18 must have …

A comprehensive list of scholarship sites for college-bound high school seniors!

delaware educationAs seniors all across the country are busy filling out admissions applications for college, parents are wondering, “How do I pay for all of this?” The answer? Scholarships!

But, many parents may despair that their student is not an Olympic-bound athlete, Julliard-worthy violinist or member of Mensa. Not to worry! There are many scholarships available for all different types of students, from all areas of the country, with a wide variety of interests and experiences.

Of course, all of those scholarship opportunities are exciting, but can be overwhelming, too. To get students organized, we’ve found the best scholarship tools available, …

Did you know? Back to Basics offers a full range of psycho-educational evaluations for both children and adults!

2012 BTB exterior shotAt Back to Basics, psycho-educational evaluations are performed by licensed, clinical psychologists on staff. Using the most sophisticated measures available, Back to Basics can help maximize a student’s success by analyzing the style in which he or she learns, his or her strengths and non-strengths as well as any learning differences. Recommendations will be made to parents and educators regarding the best teaching methods and educational environment for the student to reach his or her full potential.

Tests available at Back to Basics include:

I.Q. An Intelligence Quotient indicates a person’s mental abilities relative to others of approximately the same …

Summer is almost over… time for one last educational road trip!

MAP of east Coast USAAlthough summer is almost over, there’s still time for one last family road trip.  The question is… where should you go?

Many children have already visited local attractions on school trips, scouting adventures, and family excursions, so driving just a bit further can provide a wealth of new options. And, savvy parents know that combining a fun trip with an educational experience is a double win!

Below are several destinations in the tri-state region that are sure to please kids and parents alike:

Indian Echo Caverns
If you’ve never visited a natural cavern, this summer is the ideal time to