Five Steps to an Earth-Friendly Classroom

Educators have a huge responsibility to the planet. By teaching today's younger generations the importance of protecting the natural environment, we can ensure that...

13 Tips On How To Use LinkedIn For Your Small Business

If you are not leveraging LinkedIn to support your small business, then you are already a step behind many of the half a billion...

Math Skills Every 1st Grader Needs to Know

Congratulations! Your child has officially graduated from kindergarten and is ready to start first grade. Although your child might be excited about this change,...

Homeschooling Your Kids? Here’s What To Look For When You’re House Hunting

With a greater number of educational options opening up to families in the U.S., many households are choosing to homeschool their kids. In fact,...

How to Cope When Your Grown Kids Fly the Nest

It may be hard to believe when your pre-schooler is rubbing yogurt into the rug, and your newborn is screaming blue murder, but there...

Are Your Kids Getting Enough Sleep?

We're now in throes of the first semester of school, and kids are definitely feeling the stress. How about you, parents? You're doing your...

My First Encyclopedia by @DKCanada #Review

When we decided to homeschool our youngest son Gabriel,  I tweeted a few of the major publishers to ask which books they might recommend...

Beat The Heat: How To Keep Your Kids Cool During A Heat Wave

No, it's not just you. Record-breaking heat waves have been happening all across the world this summer. And even the most prepared folks have...

The Unplugged Road Trip- Keep the Kids Busy Without Electronics #HowTo

Believe it or not, it is entirely possible to keep your kids busy on a road trip without the benefit of small electronic boxes...

Essential Safety Tips For Kids Who Walk To School #BackToSchool

Did you know that in 2010, 19 percent of the children killed in a traffic accident were pedestrians? In 2016, that number rose to...

Galactic Academy of Science series – Kids book review

We are always on the lookout for books that are educational as well as entertaining. When you have a reluctant reader, books that stimulate...

The Whitecaps Care #BeautifulBritishColumbia

Recently I tweeted, in passing, that I hoped the MLS players wouldn't strike (they were at the end of their contract at the time)...

Your One Stop Textbook Solution @textbookrentals

It's that time of year again. As students everywhere prepare for back to school, so college students and their parents start to add up...

Free School Lunches Could Mean Improved Student Health, Study Shows

Georgia State University researchers Will Davis and Tareena Musaddiq conducted a study that found a positive relationship between free school lunches and student health. The...