Janet Sweet – Educational Content & Curriculum Developer

“SkWids.com makes learning come alive for young kids. Wholesomely endearing SkWids characters learn and practice important curriculum-based math, phonics, language, science, and social studies concepts right along with your child. The videos are smart and lively, with the perfect balance of explanation and instructional support consistent with current core teaching strategies. Fun interactive games, projects, songs, and click-and-print activities reinforce … Read More

Southwestern AdvantageJanet Sweet – Educational Content & Curriculum Developer

Julie Westcott – Masters in Curriculum and Instruction

Southwestern Advantage has developed materials that are written to help children build on their knowledge and curiosity.  I value and utilize a variety of the Southwestern Advantage product line. The My Books help children identify & match words using vibrant illustrations.  When my children were very young they enjoyed pointing and identifying pictures in each book.  Becoming familiar with written … Read More

Southwestern AdvantageJulie Westcott – Masters in Curriculum and Instruction

A 360 degree look at the “Southwestern Advantage”

Aaron Schafer – Michigan State University When I first heard about the Southwestern Advantage summer sales program in college I saw it as nothing more than something I was going to try for a summer. My girlfriend at the time (now wife) had sold books for two summers and done quite well.  I was paying for half of my own … Read More

Southwestern AdvantageA 360 degree look at the “Southwestern Advantage”

Haley Price – Today is the Best Day of My Life

Haley Price – University of Texas When asked about my proudest accomplishment or my most valuable experience – at the top of my list, no doubt about it, is “selling books door-to-door in the Southwestern Advantage Internship”.  There is no better way to catapult oneself into emotional and mental maturity than through going door-to-door. Right around Spring Break of my freshman … Read More

Southwestern AdvantageHaley Price – Today is the Best Day of My Life