Are you concerned about your child’s education on Staten Island?

In Child Education | on February, 14, 2013 | by | 0 Comments

Are you concerned about your child’s education on Staten Island?News from SILive.com: STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. – Parents of public school students looking to get involved in the system educating their children can apply to serve on a citywide or Community Education Council this month. Parents of elementary and middle-schoolers can apply for a seat on [...]

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Getting Kids to Wise Up About Water Conservation

In Child Education | on November, 02, 2012 | by | 0 Comments

Getting Kids to Wise Up About Water ConservationNews from New York Times: Jerod Foster for The Texas Tribune Students at Bayless Elementary in Lubbock went through their WaterWise kits, distributed in an effort to promote conservation. LUBBOCK — Christian Cardenas, a fifth grader at Bayless Elementary School, bubbled with excitement last month as he opened [...]

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Questions Every Parent Should Ask About Their Child’s Education

In Child Education | on September, 13, 2012 | by | 0 Comments

Questions Every Parent Should Ask About Their Child’s EducationNews from keystoneedge: James Fogarty | Thursday, September 13, 2012 Leave work early.  Drive to school.  Stand outside classroom.  Teacher opens door. Clock starts ticking.  Now what? The ritual of the annual parent teacher conference is nearly upon us.  The 10 to15 minutes that a parent has [...]

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Let’s Talk About Money

In Child Education | on April, 09, 2012 | by | 0 Comments

Let’s Talk About MoneyNews from Stockhouse: CHICAGO, April 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – We’re all familiar with the three “R”s – reading, writing and arithmetic. Perhaps we need to add a fourth “r” – riches. According to the Council for Economic Education, less than one third of states require a financial literacy course be taught in high [...]

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No Child education law waiver deadline extended; Conn. among about 2 dozen …

In Child Education | on February, 21, 2012 | by | 0 Comments

No Child education law waiver deadline extended; Conn. among about 2 dozen …News from The Republic: HARTFORD, Conn. — The federal government is giving Connecticut and other states some breathing room as they prepare applications for waivers from parts of the No Child Left Behind education law. States were expected to submit their applications on [...]

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Parents Tell All About Their Child’s Education in GlobalScholar Study

In Child Education | on January, 24, 2012 | by | 0 Comments

Parents Tell All About Their Child’s Education in GlobalScholar StudyNews from Sacramento Bee: ORLANDO, Fla., Jan. 23, 2012 – /PRNewswire/ — FETC 2012 – Despite frequent reports about the deterioration of the U.S. education system, a recent online survey conducted by Harris Interactive discovered that the majority of parents give their children’s schools high marks. Specific [...]

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Charter Denial Has Family Concerned About Their Children’s Education

In Child Education | on December, 26, 2011 | by | 0 Comments

Charter Denial Has Family Concerned About Their Children’s EducationNews from Patch: Cynthia and Doug Lucas first decided to put their daughter, Christina, in Fulton Science Academy Middle School because they were looking for structure. “We wanted a more balanced education for her,” Cynthia said. “We looked at private schools, public and charters and the charters [...]

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Was Gingrich Right About Putting Kids to Work?

In Child Education | on December, 08, 2011 | by | 0 Comments

Was Gingrich Right About Putting Kids to Work?News from TIME: Lewis W. Hine Spindle boys working in a Georgia cotton mill circa 1910. Newt Gingrich has a penchant for saying provocative and often downright crazy things. When the former House Speaker gave a lecture at Harvard last month, calling child labor laws “truly stupid” and [...]

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Let’s Talk About Your Child’s Education

In Child Education | on October, 12, 2011 | by | 0 Comments

Let’s Talk About Your Child’s EducationNews from Staugnews: Let’s Talk About Your Child’s Education Mission Tuition Helps YOU With Your 529 Plan!   Readers, recently you were given a brief introduction to the truly amazing company called, Mission Tuition.  This is the company that many of you will automatically ‘run to’ in order to find [...]

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What Did Parents Know About District’s Special Ed Switch?

In Child Education | on October, 10, 2011 | by | 0 Comments

What Did Parents Know About District’s Special Ed Switch?News from Voice of San Diego: Calling all parents of children with special needs in San Diego Unified School District, special education teachers and parents. I need some help figuring out how the school district transitioned thousands of children out of separate special education classes and into [...]

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