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Over 1.5 million children are homeschooled by their parents in the U.S.
Being the victim of a relentless bully can be a distraction and even a danger to kids. As a parent, it is important to recognize the signs of bullying, know how to talk to your children about bullies and establish an appropriate reaction to a bully situation.
The bags are packed and the move-in date is coming up fast. Now all that’s left before moving into the dorms and starting a new life at college is dorm-room shopping. Here are some essential items to put on that shopping list.
Children who come with the ability to interact with computer screens and basic keyboard knowledge find it much easier to learn in today’s classrooms.
The first day of school feels to children the way the first day on a job feels to parents, a bit stressful. The two best ways to prepare your children for a less stressful first day is to change as many unknown factors to known and provide positive support.
Education and technology are becoming increasingly integrated, and keeping up on all of the new educational applications for kids is important. One of the biggest struggles is not finding an app; it is finding the appropriate app.
It’s time to pick a side, who is your favorite TV or movie school teacher?
Finding a preschool that provides the best culture, convenience, quality and cost can be grueling for Bay-area parents. San Francisco is blessed with a wide-ranging selection of affordable preschools, but the top five offer the best and brightest programs every parent will love.
Luckily for Bay Area residents there are wonderful resource centers available where new or expectant parents can take classes to prepare, meet other families, and interact with trained professionals who can take a lot of the guesswork out of those first few intimidating months.
CBS San Francisco–10/19/2011