Life, Death and 9-11

As a kid I went on a field trip to NYC from my home an hour north of the city. I remember as a kid being on the roof of the tower and looking down on the top of a small engine plane flying by. Years later I watched the towers come down and a […]

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(Attention: Parents with School-aged Kids) Don’t Write Off Homework Until You Read This

The great debate over homework has been going on for decades. As a member of a family of educators from college level professors to elementary school teachers you may be surprised about my opinion on homework. Even with my educational friendly background I’m not a stranger to recognizing excessive amounts of homework.  Out of all […]

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How a to do list saved my sanity

In a mere three weeks of consistently using a to do list app my feeling over overwhelm has lessened significantly and my self esteem has risen exponentially. Since my success both physically and mentally has been so measurable using just a simple app I knew that I needed to share this secret with other moms […]

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Technology usage for children

Since many schools are starting up this year doing distance learning that relies heavily on technology I thought I’d take a little bit of time to speak on the subject. What is technology? Considering that every modern gadget we use could be considered technology, let’s focus on just a few things that kids might be […]

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First day of school

It’s that time of year again..“You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose.” Dr. Seuss. #NationalBackToSchoolMonth #firstdayofschool #1stday #SonsAndDaughtersDay #distancelearning #backtoschool #5thgrade #2ndgrade

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Suggestion — 5 surprising watermelon facts that you need to know | News Break

Summertime and watermelon are the perfect pair, but these surprising watermelon facts might make you look at the tasty fruit in a whole new way. Are you ready to learn about watermelon?. Watermelon is a zero waste fruit. Did you know that 100% of a watermelon is usable? While most… — Read on http://www.newsbreakapp.com/n/0PlPkwms #nationalwatermelonday

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