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The boys in veteran teacher Aba Wallace’s first grade class at South Kilbourne Elementary in Columbia, South Carolina, are learning to spell the word ‘air.’
“Let me hear you say it,” she says. Wallace speaks in an … Read More
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With just a few minutes left before school was to start, my six-year-old, Dustin, was pouting. “I don’t want to go,” he said. Ever since he’d entered first grade, he hated school. What’s going on? I thought as he trudged out the door. If… Read More
Just before midnight, six University of Cincinnati students were watching TV in an on-campus apartment when three men burst through the door.
When our children are little, we’re very conscious of our job as “first teachers.” Yet once they enter school, we tend to abdicate this role. But the fact is, home life encourages school success. What time your child goes to bed, whether … Read More
It’s time to go shopping with your kids! But don’t forget to get a more detailed list from your child’s school as some teachers have specific requests.Book bag
Pens and Pencils
Pencil CaseColored Pencils and … Read More
23 Lunchbox Ideas
Whether your kids dread or look forward to going back to school, you’re sure to put smiles on their faces with these recipes.
Advice for Parents of College-Bound Kids
Tips for coping with the application process.
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Children can become easily frustrated by the challenges diabetes creates at school. You can help alleviate this aggravation by educating them about the condition, and developing a comprehensive care plan. A team approach is key to managing … Read More
Sports medicine doctors offer these tips to help reduce the number of youth sports injuries:
1. Warm-up and cool down properly. Warm-up exercises, such as stretching and light jogging, can help minimize the chance of muscle strain or … Read More
Whether your kids play basketball, soccer, or any other youth sport, they always run the risk of injury. Help reduce their chances by getting familiar with common injuries and essential equipment for each sport.
Common injuries… Read More