Tag Archives: school

Is Your Child Ready For Kindergarten?

If your child’s preschool years are coming to an end, your thoughts are probably leaning towards putting your child in kindergarten. If you’re wondering what skills your child should possess before they enter into kindergarten, here are some helpful tips to make sure your child is ready. Does your chi ...

The Things Parents Can Do To Help Kids With Homework

Set up a spot for homework It’s important to create a spot that’s conducive for learning, but also a spot that is comfortable. It may help if your child has a nice chair that can be pulled into a desk because having good posture is a good thing when doing homework. Make sure the spot is accessible to ...
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Is Your Child Eating Their Lunch?

Ever since 2012, the U.S Department of Agriculture has been working on implementing new rules and changes to help kids to eat healthier. The National School Lunch Program feeds approximately 31 million of kids each day, but that doesn’t mean the kids are eating the lunches. The program strives to help ...
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Things You Should Do Before The Start Of School

Get in the mindset of school. Although you may not feel that way now, the start of school is often the most refreshing of times. This is the time you start something new. Review your previous achievements. Think about what you’ve accomplished all of last year, maybe it was the amazing paper you ...
School Drill Went Too Far

Parents Outraged, Say School Drill Went Too Far

Parents Outraged, Say School Drill Went Too Far Both the media and the parents of students at a Worland school are saying that a school drill went too far when they left kids scared and in tears. The drill, meant to simulate a situation where the school had to deal with a violent intruder, had many of ...
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 ...
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Save Big On A School Lunch

Back to school comes on quicker than we realize. School supplies, new clothes, and other expenses stay at the front of any parent’s mind. One of the easiest ways many parents save money during the school year is by packing their child’s lunch. However, what you feed your child can easily a ...
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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 ...
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 ...

Pros & Cons: Public Vs. Private Schools

When it comes to school choice, we are fortunate in this country to have options. Two options available for parents are public and private school. Both have their advantages, and both have disadvantages. Parents need to weigh both when deciding which school choice to go with. Public Pros: Must accept ...