Five Ways to Stop Worrying About the Grade

“An education isn’t how much you have committed to memory, or even how much you know. It’s being able to differentiate between what you know and what you don’t.”    – Anatole France. How true that is. Sometimes learning is not about what you...

After School Sports – Why Kids Say No

After school sports programs can (and should be) great experiences for kids. Besides the most important reason for kids participating in after schools sports –having fun –an after school sports program can also positively affect children on multiple levels.  Socially...

Our Kids Need To Know More About Geography!

Everyone had that one class in school that made them think, “When am I ever going to use this in life – geography?” Lisa Manzione, a mom and advocate of geographic literacy – along with the U.S. Congress – seem to think that geography is no longer one of...