Valentine’s Day STEAM Activities

by Tiffany Kwong, Operations Manager I have a confession:  I love the holidays.  I’m one of those people who will try to incorporate some kind of festive craft or hands-on […]

Thanksgiving Activities for Kids

by Tiffany Kwong, Operations Manager I love when the holiday season starts to creep in.  Leaves begin to change color, harvest wreaths adorn entryways, and suddenly all of your favorite […]

IEA is Accredited!

by Tiffany Kwong, Operations Manager We did it!  After months of research, analysis, and reporting, we are pleased to share with you the fantastic news that IEA’s programs are officially […]

8 Activities to Combat Boredom

by Tiffany Kwong, Operations Manager With the end of the school year fast-approaching, you may find yourself looking for things to do with your child that are fun, engaging, and […]

Calling All Tinkerers!

By Tiffany Kwong After reading Niña’s recent blog post about the Maker movement and Maker Faires, I was reminded of the importance of hands-on learning, making, and tinkering for kids […]

Top 5 TEDTalks for Parents of Gifted Kids

Institute for Educational Advancement - Connecting bright minds; nurturing intellectual and personal growth

By Tiffany Kwong I love TEDTalks. Whenever I need a break from my day-to-day routine, I watch a TEDTalk and lose myself in the brilliance of people and their ideas. […]