Backpacks Are Weighing Students Down

Many parents would be surprised to know that backpacks weighing as little as nine pounds are enough to possibly injure the average third grader. Improper backpack weight, fitting, and use can cause harm, especially to children with growing muscles and joints....

How To Select The Best Scooter

With the beginning of school right around the corner, one of the biggest questions on any parent’s mind is how their child will get to class. Whether you’re a parent considering your teenager’s first vehicle or if you’re a college freshman thinking of buying your own...

More Schools Considering A Four-Day Week

Pressed for dollars, a growing number of public schools are doing what many educators once considered unimaginable: establishing a four-day week. At least 292 school districts nationwide have a four-day week, according to a Washington Post survey, more than double the...