It has often been said that observing Jewish rituals and customs is impossible without having a community to support you. I believe that to be true...
How suburban schools get kids ready for kindergarten
Gone are the days when knowing your ABCs and how to count from one to 10 was enough preparation for kindergarten. Educators say children not only are lacking basic reading and math skills but also the social/emotional skills needed. "Kindergarten readiness starts at birth," said Stephanie Farrelly, principal of the Jefferson Early Childhood Center in Wheaton.
10 Awesome Ways to Use Nail Polish (Besides on Your Nails)
How Mindfulness Is Revolutionizing Mental Health Care
More than 350 million people globally suffer from depression, and
The 50 Best Private Special Needs Schools in the United States
For an updated ranking, see 50 Best Private Schools for Special Needs 2015 Every student has individual learning abilities. While in many cases, one of the goals of a comprehensive education is inclusion of all students of a particular age or grade level into the same classroom, at times some students' needs are b
What will General Conference mean to my United Methodist church?
General Conference can seem removed from our United Methodist congregations, but everything there is to help the ministry of our local churches.
What is the difference between a Theological Seminary, Divinity School, Bible College and Bible...
Where are you? Home | Why Seminary? | Theological Seminary, Divinity School, Bible College or Bible Institute What is the difference between a Theological Seminary Divinity School, Bible College and Bible Institute? God has called you to serve Him, and now you need biblical and theological preparation to pursue that call. A variety of educational options are available to you, ranging from theological seminaries and divinity schools to Bible colleges and church-based training programs. What do you look for in a school that best suits your ministry objectives? The following guide may be helpful in determining your next important steps. Theological Seminary A theological seminary educates students for leadership roles in Christian ministry, such as pastors,…
How Much Women Spend On Nails
The nail art and nail polish industry is expanding thanks for a high grossing market in 2012.
FAQ: Why does the Church care about Marriage?
In this 5-week series, MUR is going over a few of the FAQs on our website. This week we look at FAQ #10: Why does the Catholic Church care so much about marriage? Short answer: Because it’s such a good thing for people and for society. In fact, nothing really compares to marriage when it …
How Autism Is Reshaping Special Education
Special education in the United State is based on the concept of access--public schools are open to all children. But access is no longer a sufficient foundation. Approaches and accommodations that lead to academic success are increasingly demanded for those with learning disabilities. Functional, independent-living, and employable skills are requisite, but rare, for those with serious handicapping conditions. Since the last reauthorization of the Individuals with Disabilities Act, four events have transpired that will have a dramatic impact on the next iteration of the federal law: the increase in the number of children diagnosed with autism, the rise of applied behavior analysis, the birth of social media, and the reality of unbundling. In How Autism Is…