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How do You Teach Your Child to be a Good Friend?

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Your child comes home in tears, complaining that they had no friends. Noone wants to sit with them at lunch, and your heart simply sinks. Worse, when ...
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Six Steps to Succeed in the New School Year

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You're sitting on a lawn chair with the older kids screaming through the sprinklers, and your toddler pulling on your shoulder asking for the fifth sn...
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Summer Reading to Save Your Sanity: 4th-6th Grade

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By fourth grade, your child should be starting to read on their own, which means it becomes all the more important for them to fall in love with what&...
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Summer Reading to Save Your Sanity: 2nd-3rd Grade

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Did you know that reading at grade-level in third grade is actually a crucial milestone?  It's in third grade that students transition from readi...
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Summer Reading to Save Your Sanity: K-First Grade

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Having your child read over the summer will not only save your sanity, but it is also a fantastic way to help them retain their reading skills from on...
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7 Things to Consider When Choosing a School for Your Child

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​ Parents tend to agonize over where to send their kids for the precious hours that they are away from home. With so many options out there, it's hard...
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What is Project-Based Learning?

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Would you rather read about a science experiment or resolve the hypothesis yourself? Even better, wouldn't you like to create a hypothesis that helps&...
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Be Dramatic, Why Don't You?

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​ Tri-City's High School students read a new play each year in their English classes. Even freshmen are expected dig their way through Shakespeare's R...
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How Do We Heal a Hurting World?

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  The world is broken. As believers, we know that there is only one thing can heal the hearts of those in the depths of despair. On March 14, 201...
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Serving the Community and Building a Future

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When I was 13 years old, my mom told me that we would serve at a local food kitchen on Thanksgiving Day rather than our normal big Thanksgiving meal. ...
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Youth Missions: Worth the Trip

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Any parent or teacher who has ever stepped foot on a preschool playground or classroom will tell you the same: we are born selfish. In our sin nature,...
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Is Siri Teaching Your Child Bad Manners?

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Have you ever considered the tone or manner in which you speak to Siri, Alexa, or your dictation function? How about your eye contact or countenance w...
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Are You Ready for Adventure?

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There is something uniquely appealing about the scent of airports: it is something between Cinnabon, disinfectant,and duty-free perfume. That scent, a...
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Have You Already Broken Your New Year's Resolutions?

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  The start of the year is a fresh start in the gradebook. If the first semester grades were a little less than impressive, there are a few diffe...
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7 Steps to Ace Your Finals

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We all thought we had more time, and yet, final exams are here! Although it seems like an insurmountable amount of studying; in fact, you've been prep...
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Strong Arts: Stronger Schools

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  One day your child's boss will demand high standards: analytical thinking, creative problem solving, practice, discipline, teamwork and follow ...
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Are God and Science Mutually Exclusive?

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Are science and faith so opposing that they cannot co-exist? And if not, how can we prepare our students to understand this? ​Studies show that approx...
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Are AP Courses Worth the Extra Effort?

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  Advanced Placement (AP) courses are more demanding and intense than honors or standard high school classes, but are they worth all of that effo...
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You Shouldn't Learn an Instrument: You Should Learn Two.

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I did not particularly enjoy high school and college. It took eight years to complete college, and I went to six different schools. Instruments and mu...
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You Failed: Now What?

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  "The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing." - Henry Ford Ask any parent today what they want most for their child, and succ...
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