Answer the questions on the Splash Out challenge cards quickly or you'll get soaked! Take turns answering questions and passing the ball back and forth while...
How Ballet Academy East's Darla Hoover Can Spot a Future Ballerina
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7 key phrases Montessori teachers use and why we should use them, too
Because words matter.
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What would happen if an elementary school abolished homework? This.
Citing the lack of evidence that homework does much if anything to improve academic performance in elementary grades, a principal in Manhattan notified parents that there would be no more after-school assignments for the public school’s students.
Religious understanding of transgender issues
The Boy Scouts of America announced on Jan. 30, 2017, that, “Starting today, we will accept and register youth in the Cub and Boy Scout programs based on the…
20 Staggering E-Waste Facts
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10 Things You Didn’t Know About the Fourth of July
The legend of America’s birth is only 236 years old. However, in that short amount of time, a number of legends that would normally take centuries to grow and multiply in any other civilization have sprung up The Fourth of July may have been dedicated to celebrate the spirit and sacrifice that helped found the nation’s freedom but no nation’s origins, no matter how young or old, are lacking fantastic stories that sound too good to be true and therefore must be. Here are 10 things you didn't know about our nation's birthday. 1. America didn’t declare its independence on the Fourth of July Chris Hondros, Getty Perhaps the greatest misconception of this American holiday lies in the name and its equally iconic date. The true “Independence Day” depends on your definition of…
College depression: What parents need to know
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Seven Simple Tips to Refresh Your Prayer Life
Pastor John gives 7 tips to refresh your prayer life.
Why Finland's schools are top-notch
Pasi Sahlberg says America can learn from Finland, which has one of the leading education systems in the world.