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A Meeting On Minds: Better High School Parent-Teacher Conferences

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If you’re a high school teacher, you know that keeping your student’s parents involved can drastically impact their performance. However, keeping parents involved is far more than just inviting them to a conference night twice a year. Here are ways to improve your parent-teacher conferences by making parents more active partners in their child’s high school education. More than Grades An overwhelming body of research indicates that parental involvement is a major key to facilitating successful educational outcomes.…

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Considering A Co-Op Preschool? Three Signs It May Be Ideal For You

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If you are looking to place your child in a preschool, there are many different types of preschools you can select from. One type of preschool that is becoming more and more popular is a co-op preschool. A co-op preschool typically has one preschool teacher for the class. The rest of the work is done by the parents. Each parent is required to spend a certain amount of time helping out in the class doing different tasks, such as being a teacher’s aide, helping with snack time, preparing art projects, and cleaning the room.…

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A Few Things Your Child Needs To Know Before Enrolling In Kindergarten

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As your child gets closer to school age, you may be contemplating if they are in fact ready for it. This can be especially true if they have never had to go to a daycare or preschool setting. They will need to get used to being away from you and home, and having a new adult with them throughout the day. With this in mind, here are a few things they may be evaluated on during the enrollment process.…

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How Driving Lessons Can Prepare Your Child For The Road

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Most teenagers cannot wait until they can get their learner’s permit. A driver’s license makes a teenager feel more independent. You no longer have to wait for your parents to drive you around from place to place. If you are a parent of a teenager, then you do not want your child to learn how to drive through peer pressure. Read on to find out how driving lessons can prepare your teenager for the road.…

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Aviation: You Can Do It!

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If you’re someone with flying in their heart as a far-off dream that isn’t really possible, you may have wondered at planes in flight without thinking that will ever be you. However, you owe it to yourself to give it a try; you may think that’s completely impossible for you because of money or time, but it’s within your reach. How? Scholarships and Discounts You may understand that you need to be taught by qualified instructors in a good program so you feel safe in the sky, but think that such programs are prohibitively expensive.…

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