education

  1. Tweens, Teens & College

    Accelerated math: Is it really a good idea?

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    Many students in middle school are testing into higher levels of math than their peers. Is it smart to advance your student, or keep...
  2. Children's School & Education

    Teachers going high-tech: Classroom websites

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    Teachers have always looked for innovative ways to engage their students in learning. With technology being such a major force in...
  3. Tweens, Teens & College

    Louisiana school bans pregnant teens

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    A charter school in Delhi, Louisiana, is making headlines for a controversial school policy that requires students suspected of...
  4. Studying & Making the Grade

    Expert tips for stellar test scores

    Although many students dread quizzes and tests, these items are essential to their educational experience and academic success....
  5. Parenting Tips & Advice

    School success and screen time

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    With the latest release of the iPhone 4S, I think we can all attest to how advanced our society is when it comes to technology. It...
  6. Family Fun

    Best Dr. Seuss tales with an educational twist

    Born Theodor Seuss Geisel, Dr. Seuss is one of the most well-known and best-selling children's authors. Using clever rhymes, unique...
  7. Children's School & Education

    5 Ways moms benefit from homeschooling their kids

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    While many debate the kid-centered advantages of homeschool, teaching your kids at home comes with a bundle of benefits for...
  8. Children's School & Education

    Your kinesthetic learner

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    In making important decisions about your child’s education it makes sense to first determine what type of learner she is. If you...
  9. Children's School & Education

    Dyscalculia may be causing your child’s math problems

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    If your child struggles with math, a real neurocognitive disorder may be to blame. Dyscalculia is similar to dyslexia but impacts...
  10. Super Moms Guide: School & Learning

    What you need to know about disabilities and public schools

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    Wondering how an IEP and a 504 plan are different? Overwhelmed by red tape? You're not alone. Learn the ropes so you can fight for...
  11. Children's School & Education

    More tech time, please!

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    As parents, it seems as though we’re always striving to limit the time that our kids are using technology. We’re forever encouraging...
  12. Children's School & Education

    Dos and don'ts of homeschooling

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    There's no right way to homeschool, but there are some handy homeschooling tips and tricks that can make your day-to-day life a...
  13. School Age Kids

    Arm your child with a second language

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    In our competitive world, a lot of parents want to give their children every possible advantage in life. If you’re one of them,...
  14. School Age Kids

    Speak up for your kid!

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    When a child isn’t able or prepared to advocate for himself, a parent is often the best person to speak on behalf of her child, no...
  15. Teen School & Education

    Diddy's son gets scholarship, people cry foul

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    The son of hip-hop mogul Sean “Diddy” Combs plans to attend UCLA this fall courtesy of a football scholarship. Some people have...
  16. Parenting Advice & Columns

    Mom Blogger Face-off: Are you friends with your child's teacher?

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    Some moms are, some moms aren't — friends with their child's teacher. It's good to have a good relationship, but how good is too good?
  17. Children's School & Education

    Introducing a second language to your child

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    The world is a big place — but it’s getting smaller all the time. With the advent of the internet age, different cultures are only...
  18. Children's School & Education

    When the teacher is the bully

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    We've come a long way to understanding and dealing with the bully on the playground or on the school bus and even the classroom. But...
  19. Tweens, Teens & College

    Your college freshman’s first mistake

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    If your child has applied to college and been accepted, what else is there to do but buy the comforter and towels and drop her at...
  20. Celebrity Gossip

    That's Dr. Shaquille O'Neal to you

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    Shaquille O'Neal has more time for other pursuits now that he's retired from the NBA. His latest accomplishment? He just earned his...