education

  1. Children's School & Education

    Online homeschool options

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    Online education has become increasingly popular in recent years. Whether it is for religious reasons, bullying, learning...
  2. Preschoolers

    Is online preschool a good idea?

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    Online preschool is the newest way to educate 3- and 4-year-olds, but will it properly prepare your child for kindergarten? Or will...
  3. Children's School & Education

    Rise from the ashes: Beat homeschool burnout

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    If you have homeschooled your children for any length of time, you're familiar with the term "homeschool burnout." Many of us have...
  4. Family Activities

    10 Awesome places to visit this Martin Luther King Jr. Day

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    Your kids are probably off for Martin Luther King Jr. Day, but what are you going to do to really celebrate its meaning? These 10...
  5. Children's School & Education

    Free and frugal homeschooling

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    Homeschooling doesn't have to cost a fortune. There are many ways to cut costs and save money while not sacrificing the quality of...
  6. School Age Kids

    What you should know about the Common Core

    If you have kids in school, you've probably heard of the Common Core State Standards, a newer move to standardize what kids learn...
  7. Children's School & Education

    Helping your child complete homework independently

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    Helping kids with homework is like spotting for a weightlifter at the gym. As the spotter, a parent's job is to encourage the lifter...
  8. Special Needs

    How to make sure your child doesn't become Ann Coulter

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    As the special needs community reacts to Ann Coulter's repeated and intentional use of the "R" word, parents and organizations...
  9. Parenting Advice & Columns

    Election 2012: What moms should know

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    With the election season heating up, you're probably wondering where the candidates stand on issues related to parents, families and...
  10. Super Moms Guide: School & Learning

    Should you run for school committee?

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    Is running for a school committee for you? In towns and cities across America, it's local election season. Actually, the whole year...
  11. Children's School & Education

    Homeschool curriculum for preschoolers

    If you have decided to homeschool your children, you may want to begin with a formal curriculum when the child is 3 or 4 years old....
  12. Super Moms Guide: Money & Career

    Working with your teen to save for college

    If a college education is the goal, encourage your teen to help save for expenses.
  13. School & Education

    Top ways parents can support classroom success

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    Several factors influence a student’s success in the classroom. We all know teachers, resources, funding and community are big parts...
  14. Children's School & Education

    How to parent a gifted child

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    Statistically, most children are not “gifted.” While they are always exceptional to us , they’re probably not exceptional to the...
  15. Tweens, Teens & College

    The golden ticket to middle class

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    At a time when college tuition has skyrocketed over 400 percent over the past 25 years and a struggling global economy has made jobs...
  16. School Age Kids

    Help your child excel in school

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    To make the most of your child’s education, you need to be your child’s teacher once she gets home from school. Experts weigh in on...
  17. Education

    P&G and Matthew McConaughey "School the Nation"

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    More and more students drop out of school every year. Procter & Gamble and Communities In Schools are teaming up to do something...
  18. Children's School & Education

    Tracking your child's grades online

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    The internet has brought so much to our lives since it boomed in the mid-90s. Who could now live without a certain online...
  19. Children's School & Education

    Teachers strike affects 350,000 kids in Chicago

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    Negotiations have faltered in a strike in Chicago — a teachers strike that has left all of their public schools without teachers and...
  20. Children's School & Education

    When a teacher doesn't like your child

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    Granted, children are not always reliable narrators. So you don't have to panic if your 6-year-old comes home and announces that her...