Articles by

Jen Goggins

Jen is a GoStudent learning expert and mom of one who focuses on Montessori education, child-directed learning, and building a growth mindset. She has a Master’s degree in teaching and over a decade of experience in both traditional and Montessori schools. She knows that kids learn best when they are given the freedom to make choices and take ownership of their studies. She is here for you to help you grow your child’s  independence! 

Can't Miss Tips for Boosting Your Child’s Academic Success

What are the best ways to help your child succeed in school? Get simple, teacher-tested tips for improving your child’s academic performance.

The Perfect Age to Buy Your Child Their Own Computer

When should you buy your child their own computer? We break it down by age to let you know what is and isn’t necessary at each stage of development.

The 5 Biggest Mistakes Kids Make in School

Top mistakes students make that affect their learning - for better or worse!

Homework: Useful Teaching Tool or Waste of Time?

Is homework helpful or harmful? Get insider information about whether or not homework is useful for students in primary and secondary school.

3 Reasons Online Tutoring is the Best!

Private tutoring in the UK: is online or in person the best? Check out these reasons to book an online tutoring session for your student with GoStudent today.

Top Tips For Getting Your Child Hooked On Reading

How can parents help their children to read at home? We have tips for advanced reading summed up for you!

How Can You Use Blended Learning at Home?

Many schools are implementing a blended learning approach. But what do we mean by blended learning? And how can you support your child at home?

How To Teach Kids To Read

How To Teach Kids To Read | GoStudent Discover stress-free reading at home with your kid with our guide for Beginner Readers.

Simple Steps To Build Confidence In Students

Get the best advice for buiding confidence in students when learning at home!

How to Help Your Child Focus and Retain Information While Studying

How To Retain Information When Studying | GoStudent Learn how kids can stay focused and retain information, when learning at home.