Education

Learn more about educating your children within our education section. Articles cover preschool to college.

Autistic Spectrum Disorder in the Classroom

Staff
Children, who have been diagnosed with an autistic spectrum disorder (ASD), for example Asperger’s syndrome, have experienced the reality that school be problematic. In the classroom this disorder is something...

What is Wrong With the Education System

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With a literacy rate of 99%, the United States’ education system might not appear to be broken from the outside. Yet ask anyone living through it – or sending their...

Helping Your Child With Math

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We all know how important it is to read with our children. In our culture, a story at bedtime has become nearly as routine as brushing one’s teeth. But what...

Volunteering at Your Child’s School

Stef Daniel
Do you ever feel frustrated with the things that go on at your child’s school? Has your young child ever come home with quirky stories about their classmates or teachers,...

OCD and the Special Needs Student

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Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), according to the Diagnostic Statistical Manual IV (DSM-IV) can be said to be an anxiety disorder typified by invasive thoughts that produce nervousness, angst, dread, or...

Is my Child in a Good Classroom

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As parents, many of us take for granted the fact that that our children are in good classrooms. After all, teachers go through years of education, stringent certification requirements, and...

Hiring a Tutor for Your Child

Stef Daniel
There may come a point in your child’s life where you will consider hiring a tutor for your child. You may feel frustrated by falling grades, have difficulty helping them...