Back to School Tips: Educents Online Platform


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Summer for kids means free time, fun, and days spent outdoors. Yet as much as our over scheduled kids crave this down time, research also shows that for school-aged kids, the transition back to school in the fall is greatly helped by reinforcing learning during the summer months. Finding the right teaching methods and tools for home, though, can prove challenging.Back to School Tips

Educents marketplace for educational products offers parents everything we need to make learning at home happen during school holidays as well as after school and on weekends. With educational items ranging from full curriculum for homeschooling, to supplemental educational products, to books, to reading and science kits, blocks and coloring books, Educents presents fun, stimulating activities for your young child.teach your children

This awesome online marketplace brings together thousands of individual content creators, small businesses, edtech companies and publishers. You buy directly from these companies on Educents platform, making it easy to discover new and innovative products that will get your kids excited about learning. Plus, every purchase you make empowers a small business to do what they love, teach your children.EducentsSince its launch in April 2013, Educents has saved educators over $25 million dollars and helped more than 500,000 teachers, homeschoolers and parents gain access to educational materials all in one place. They “envision a world where each child no matter what her or his community has the necessary tools to excel in learning.” Love that!Unique Back to School SuppliesEager to give Educents a try, I ordered Hooked on Phonics: Complete Learn to Read Kit, an award-winning reading program that has helped over 5 million kids become confident readers. Since my youngest Marielle (6) has just started to read, the timing was right!

Hooked on Phonics Learn to Read uses a proven, simple, and fun method to give your child a strong foundation in phonics and reading skills. The kit contains all 8 levels of the award-winning program, from Pre-K to 2nd Grade.

With 36 storybooks, workbooks, DVD’s, video streaming, stickers and sets of letter and picture flashcards, this marvelous kit gives you exactly what you need to get your child hooked on reading. Marielle loved it, diving right in.teaching methods for reading If, like me, you’re constantly on the hunt for educational activities for your children, check out Educents. You’ll be happy — and relieved – you did.

This is a sponsored post. CloudMom received monetary compensation for this post. The ideas and opinions expressed in this post are my own.

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  • lexy

    thanks for artical

  • Joe Valenti

    thanks for this!

  • Kari Lorz

    I love helping the small business aspect of this (oh and of course helping kiddos learn) 😉

  • Natalie

    I love that this offers multiple ways to learn, including DVDs and flashcards.

    • Same! It is a wonderful product for learning!

  • cynthiac

    I always looked for ways to keep my kids engaged in learning when they were on school vacations. This looks like a nice program.

  • mami2jcn

    I used hooked on phonics to teach my older children to read.

  • Sandy Klocinski

    Hooked on Phonics was around when I was a kid! It is a great program.

  • Noni

    great article! thanks

  • shannon fowler

    I used hooked on phonics growing up. It definitely is a great idea.

  • Lisa Brown

    The educational material looks exceptional.

  • Lisa Blumenstein

    Anything to teach our kids what they need. I’m glad they are still trying to find programs that will work for kids

  • Beth M.

    This is awesome, thanks for sharing!

  • susan1215

    Great program, we go to the library weekly so my daughter keeps up her reading skills in the Summer.

  • Saundra Bowers

    This looks like a great tool. I will be looking for these to use for the the kids.

    • Great to hear! Thanks for learning about it!

  • Audrey Marie Jarrett

    Awesome. Thanks for sharing.

    • Thanks for reading, Audrey! 🙂

  • Shane A

    It couldn’t hurt to introduce your kids to this program during the summer months. Might help keep their brain in active learning mode.

  • Karen Oliva

    I want to get that for my grandchildren!

  • Kindologie

    Absolutely! I make it a point to read to my daughter every night, even during summer.

    • That’s great! Bet she loved it too!

  • Vickie Gallo

    Definitely would love for the grand kiddos!

  • honeypie411

    Great idea. Thanks for the info.

  • donna porter

    I would like this for my grandchildren.

  • Flexi Bility

    Nice Idea!

  • Waleed Fayaz

    Good luck

  • Jodi Hunter

    Thanks for the tips.

  • Natalie

    My mom is a teacher and I will have to let her know about educents.

    • Great! Thanks, Natalie! Hope she finds it useful!

  • Hesper Fry

    Thank you for sharing. I appreciate the tips!

  • Jennifer Herman

    Great Tips!

  • kristenhendricks

    I think Educents is a great website. If I were a teacher or had kids, I would definitely consider buying materials on the site. And you’re right, education should be more affordable.

    • Thanks for checking it out! 🙂

  • Lisa

    Educents is a great website

  • shannon fowler

    This sounds like such a great program!

    • Definitely worth checking out!

  • Tiff

    This is great. Learning doesn’t stop when school ends.

  • Abigail Gibson

    Thanks for sharing!

    • Thanks for learning about it, Abigail!

  • Lisa Brown

    excellent site for educational products

  • cynthiac

    Smart parents reinforce what’s taught at school.

  • Amber Gibson

    Wonderful site that I’ll share with my friends who have young kids.

  • Shane A

    I always leaned towards buy the educational books and toys. There is a great selection of innovative and sun options these days.

  • TheresaJenkins

    with 5 grand kids here daily, I’m always looking for things for them to do

  • James Robert

    I hadn’t heard about this until now and many could have helped my daughter who is now reading. Would have helped her out a lot.

  • Ed

    We heart reading!

  • Samantha

    This looks like a great learning tool for my daughter!

  • Debbie Penney

    Thank you for sharing these great tips!

  • Cheryl Chervitz

    I wish this had been around when my kids were little.

  • slehan

    Education is so important.
    slehan at juno dot com

  • yellowlabs

    Thanks for sharing! I heard Hooked on Phonics is a good program.

  • Amy Deeter

    Lots of great stuff on here to read. thanks for sharing