Let’s Talk Critical Learning Period

By: Gelsey Brizo Let’s Talk Critical Learning Period If you’re familiar with the concept behind Smart Coos, you’re probably also familiar with the critical learning hypothesis our program is inspired by. If not, I’ll provide a brief background. Studies have shown that when we are born, our brains possess all…

Embracing Dyslexia

by: Jessie Mundo Embracing Dyslexia Your child might have dyslexia, but there’s no reason why dyslexia should have your child. Dyslexia is a learning disorder which, according to studies done by the University of Michigan, affects 70%-80% of people with reading difficulties. Although it might be thought best to focus…

Can Music Benefit Your Pregnancy?

by: Smart Coos Can  Music  Benefit  Your  Pregnancy?     Learning  how  to sing   is  like  learning  a  new  language,  and   studies  show  that  the  younger  a  child  learns  a  new  language,  the  faster  he  or  she  will   comprehend  that  language.    The  earliest  that  a fetus  can  understand  sounds  and   begin…

Smart Coos in Schools

    Smart Coos works with schools in developing language skills in young children by providing live group language sessions on its interactive platform. Parents are able to continue the language education outside of the school by using Smart Coos language curriculum via text nudges. Find out more.