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  • Back to School
    Why going back to school is the right choice
    If you’re thinking of going back to school, read this article. New advances in technology have forced people to update their skills and not just computer skills. Fingerprint scanners are now required to have a prescription filled. It wasn...
  • Back to school: When should kids go to bed, how much sleep do they need?
    Back to school: When should kids go to bed, how much sleep do they need?
    As children are heading back to school, parents are wondering how much sleep their child needs and when kids should go to bed. In order to get enough sleep and be ready for school, children between the ages of five to 12 need about 10 hours of...
  • Japanese High School
    Going back to school drives Japanese teens to suicide
    September 1 is just another day to most of the world but in Japan it marks a very morbid, very sad practice. September 1 is the day more Japanese teenagers commit suicide than any other day of the year according to Japan's suicide prevention...
  • Technology
    Recent DCSS initiatives
    The Dougherty County School System, DCSS, of Georgia is facing a slightly longer delay until the submission of their application for a college and career academy. Seamless Education Associates consultant Russ Moore would like for the district to...
  • Collaboration across IEP team key to success for students with autism
    Collaboration across IEP team key to success for students with autism
    Across the country, children and teens are about to conclude their first month of school. This presents a whole host of challenges for typically developing kids and their families, such as adjusting to a new class schedule, dealing with homework...
  • Evaluate your homeschool after the first few weeks
    Evaluate your homeschool after the first few weeks
    You can plan your homeschool year all you want before it starts, but until the year is actually underway, it can be hard to know exactly how it will go. That's why, a few weeks into the new school year, it's a good idea to take an...
  • Short intervals of exercise are beneficial for students sitting in a classroom
    Short periods of exercise may offset the effects of inactivity on kids
    Children who take short walks during sedentary periods can lower their blood sugar and fats, and insulin, says a study by the National Institute of Health. The study findings show that brief times of exercise during inactive periods such as...
  • 7 steps towards creating a successful school year
    7 steps towards creating a successful school year
    There is a whole lot more to creating a successful school year than all the right back to school supplies and clothes. Make your child's school year "rule" with these seven simple steps to get your child's year off to and onto a...
  • Kids face bullying as they start back to school
    Kids face bullying as they start back to school
    As summer comes to a close students in our area will be starting back to school, which leaves many mixed emotions for both parents and children. With the thought of starting back to school some kids are excited about new teachers, new classes, new...
  • homeschooling
    Homeschoolers benefit as states loosen regulations
    The controversy over the quality of a homeschool education versus a traditional setting education has been around as long as homeschooling has. This school year, as some states have loosened the homeschool requirements, more parents are opting to...
  • BTS 2015
    Back-to-school tips for families
    The joyful and free days of summer vacation are coming to a finale -- sleeping late, no schedule and eating anything goes will be behind us as school kicks into gear for the year. The transition isn’t always an easy one for both parents and...
  • Hello Kitty lunch box on shelf
    Get kids to eat their lunches at school
    In Houston, public schools go back to class a week from Monday, on August 24. Be prepared now by having a plan to encourage your little ones to eat the lunch you pack for them, but don't rely on what your neighbor down the street told you to...
  • School Supplies
    Tips on Saving on School Supplies
    It's that time of year again. For parents, it's the time for dread and exhilaration. It's back to school time. And that means time for shopping.The first tip is never, ever rely on the printed lists provided by stores. Instead, go to...
  • Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee
    Exemptions under scrutiny for school vaccinations
    California State Governor Jerry Brown has recently signed a bill eliminating the state’s personal beliefs exemption for school vaccine requirements. A reversal of recently held beliefs by the governor, who three years ago, sided with...
  • Start school with a healthy kick and enjoy a strawberry cream cheese sandwich!
    Start school with a healthy kick and enjoy a strawberry and cream sandwich!
    Now, that school is just around the corner for your kids or if you are starting your freshmen year in college, why not kick the year off healthy. There are many healthy options that I have been looking into, but there is one recipe that stood out...
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