Test Taking Tip #1: How to Succeed on Norm Referenced Tests

Test Taking Tip #1: How to Succeed on Norm Referenced Tests

Yes, the school year has begun and so has the testing! No matter what your thoughts are on these standardized tests, they can be compared somewhat to taxes…they’re both inevitable. So, how can we help our kids do better on these tests, thus alleviating some of their...
Some Interesting History About Valentine’s Day

Some Interesting History About Valentine’s Day

Some people look forward to it all year, while others seem to be immune to its existence. Valentine’s Day, symbolized by that chubby little cherub or by red roses, candy hearts, and chocolate, is a day when we are supposed to think of our significant others, our...
How Does Technology Affect Your Child’s Sleep?

How Does Technology Affect Your Child’s Sleep?

It’s time to wind down, relax, and think about getting ready for bed. What do you do? Traditionally, our ancestors would drink a glass of warm milk, read a chapter or two of a good book, lie quietly in bed thinking about the day just passed and the agenda for the day...
School-Life Balance

School-Life Balance

Do you have a child involved in afterschool activities that seems to be in a great deal of stress because they have no time to complete their homework assignments? Do you have a child who spends more time working on projects and homework and less time with  family and...
We’ve Come So Far, Yet Still Have Far to Go

We’ve Come So Far, Yet Still Have Far to Go

We’ve Come So Far, Yet Still Have Far to Go If Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. were still alive today, what would he say to us? How would he feel? Surely, it would be clear to him that we have come a long way from the days of Jim Crow and ‘Separate but Equal’. Yes, I’m...