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teens with learning disabilities

Helping Teens With Learning Disabilities Succeed

Helping Teens With Learning Disabilities Succeed For parents of teens with learning disabilities, one of the hardest times can be at their children’s high school graduation. While it is a time for immense pride that your son or daughter has managed to overcome their learning disability and make ...
household financial tips

Household Financial Tips for Newlyweds

Household Financial Tips for Newlyweds Experts and non-experts alike agree that more marriages fall apart due to bad financial management then just about any other reason. But, this problem doesn’t have to happen. Whether the cause is not making enough money to pay the bills or making the dough ...
teacher

Creating A Teacher Relationship With Your Child

Creating A Relationship With Your Child’s Teacher Experts have weighed in, and all agree that a positive parent-teacher relationship contributes to a child’s success in school. Many may think it’s much easier said than done. After all, there are teachers your child may like and teachers your child may ...
preschool

9 Things To Consider When Choosing A Preschool

9 Things To Consider When Choosing A Preschool Do tons of research on your potential preschool: That means checking out local parenting magazines, the Internet, and word-of-mouth recommendations. Ask for referrals from other families; most people won’t recommend a place unless they’re trul ...
North Thurston High School

Heroic Teacher Stops Shooting At North Thurston High School

Heroic Teacher Stops Shooting at North Thurston High School High tragedy was averted by a quick thinking and brave teacher during a shooting at North Thurston High School. The school, located in Lacey in Washington State was lucky to have escaped from the shooting with no one hurt and the shooter in c ...
preschool

Preschool At Home

Preschool At Home Loving your child like crazy and making sure she’s safe are some of the few absolutes we have in life as parents. When people all around are signing up their little ones for preschool, this doesn’t mean you need to do the same. Not all children need preschool. As long as you provide ...
children and music

Guide To Children And Music

Guide To Children And Music   Whether your child is singing along to Sesame Street’s or Curious George’s Theme Song, children love music. We often hear them sing along to the popular hits on the radio and realize our children pick songs up faster than you would think. Could these songs affect a c ...
toddler colors

Games That Teach Toddler Colors

 Games That Teach Toddler Colors As a parent, sometimes we have trouble deciphering on which games to play with our toddler that will actually teach them. Teaching colors to toddlers is very important when they get around 18 months, because they’re eager to learn at this age. Stimulating your child’s ...
starbucks college tuition

Starbucks College Tuition – A Smart Choice for Parents?

Starbucks College Tuition – A Smart Choice for Parents? Should parents be embracing Starbucks as the job of choice when their kids want to work first and go to college later? They could when it includes the new Starbucks college tuition perk.  A new program from Starbucks that actually pays the tuitio ...
Electives

Electives That Will Help Your Kids In The Long Run

So Many Electives, So Little Time Whether your gearing up for middle school, high school, or just trying to figure out some extracurricular activities for your kids, sometimes it can be difficult to choose what electives are best for your child. How do you determine what to choose? Do you allow them t ...