10 Foods Kids With ADHD Should Never Eat

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, or ADHD, is a problem many children deal with every day. Although there is no cure for the disorder, there are things parents can do to mitigate some of the symptoms, including changing their diet.


How to Help Your Kid Cope With Academic Stress

Adults often think of childhood as being full of carefree days, but not all kids experience it this way. Academic stress can be a source of major problems for some children and completely debilitating for others.


The Battle Over Common Care

In order to prepare students for beginning their desired career path, educational standards and guidelines have been developed and implemented at the government level. The Common Core State Standards details what students in grades kindergarten through 12th should know


What the Decrease in Vaccinations Means for Our Schools

The winter 2014 outbreak of measles in California has raised the age old question about children and vaccinations. Debates over mandatory vaccinations, whether they are safe or not, immunization requirements and the chances of actually catching a disease.


How Has School Changed in the Last 50 Years?

Schools today are faced with testing and academic requirements foreign to schools 50 years ago. Along with these challenges, they must navigate ever-changing technology and the needs of students. This makes learning in classrooms today much different than in the past.


10 Daily Activities to Keep Your Child’s Brain Sharp

With summertime around the corner, what are parents supposed to do to keep their children’s brains from turning to mush?…


Does My Child Need a Tutor?

When your child feels overwhelmed by a specific subject in school, they can fall behind rather quickly. Sometimes they don't feel comfortable asking the teacher for help, and in many cases teachers themselves are so overwhelmed with the multitude of students they teach.


Playing in the Dirt

There are a lot of fun ways to learn together as a family and the kids won’t even suspect that they are learning as they play.


Are College Degrees Necessary?

It seems obvious that you need to go to college to be successful – but it is really true?