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Do You Know Your Child’s Learning Style? (More Importantly, Does The School?)

June 7th, 2009 · 2 Comments
My teenage son is a visual learner. His third grade teacher discovered this when she found that he required visual cues in order to follow instructions. So while the rest of the class could take in her verbal explanation, my son only knew what to do once she also wrote it out on the whiteboard. [...]

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Tags: Education · Motivation

What If That Was Your Child Being Bullied?

June 2nd, 2009 · 1 Comment

Vision of teenage girls kicking and punching each other was splashed across the commercial news channels last night. Another child had captured the action on her mobile phone and reported the incident.
No parent could view that footage without feeling the chill of ‘what if’. What if that was my child?
For the first time [...]

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Tags: Bullying · Education · Media · Violence