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Some schools allow parents to pay their way out of volunteering. Others have introduced a lottery student to coerce parents to work for their schools. Both private and public schools rely heavily on parent volunteers, but are we always seeing the same fac
Our neighborhood seems safe, and my second grader is dying to walk to school on her own. But no one around me allows their kids to walk to school unattended. When should parents let go and allow children to walk around on their own?
It's not that speaking a foreign language makes you smarter. It's the effort and drive to become fluent in a second language that makes you a more well-rounded and better educated person.
A lust for stickers has been the motivation to do yoga in 90 degree heat for 30 days, and that burning desire is something the kids can really understand.
The ants in the ants farm died like the goldfish we got one year because we simply couldn't love them like we would a puppy. But alas, cuddly Labrador won't be part of our household for a while, if ever.
The United States scores abysmally in international math and science tests, with Chinese students leaving everyone else in the dust. Still, U.S. schools should be proud of their science fair tradition and encouraging more students to take part as an inves
Rachel Carson Elementary School in Kentlands wins the coveted Maryland Blue Ribbon School title for 2012, and now qualifies to run for the National Blue Ribbon award.
A smartphone buys parents peace and quiet at the table, but at what price?
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A humbug season in simply receiving and not sending out holiday cards.
Gone are the fragile elderly. Today's seniors are sprightly, forward-looking, and parents today simply can't live without the grandparents.
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