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What is your goal in life? Does it make you feel guilty? TAGS: | | | | | What is your goal in life? Would you recognize it if you were involved in a plane crash?  Take a peek at this video and see if it rings true …Continue reading →

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How to make your children feel safe when you fear for them yourself (after tragedy in CT) There is a slew of informaiton out there about how to speak to your child about the tragedy that the world is morning openly on television and the radio.  This …Continue reading →

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Summer Programs are the Most Effective Approach to Remedying Summer Learning Loss TAGS: | | | Guest Post Desmond Worrell offers research to prove camps help keep kids from summer backsliding. Low-income Students, Summer Learning Loss and Summer School by Desmond B. Worrell Summer learning loss …Continue reading →

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    Stuff it: Millennials nix their parents' treasuresWashington PostA seismic shift of stuff is underway in homes all over America. Members of the generation that once embraced sex, drugs and rock-and-roll are trying to offload their place settings for 12, family photo albums and leather sectionals. Their offspring don ...
  • Bill Sets New Hurdle For Parents Refusing To Vaccinate Their Children - Hartford Courant March 27, 2015
    CBS LocalBill Sets New Hurdle For Parents Refusing To Vaccinate Their ChildrenHartford CourantThe Public Health Committee on Friday voted 23-4 to approve House Bill 6949, which would require parents to obtain a notarized statement swearing that vaccinations violate their religious beliefs. Under current law, parents can claim the religious ...Proposal Would Require Notarized Statements From […]
  • Parents accused of chaining kids to bed facing abuse charges - WKRN.com March 27, 2015
    WKRN.comParents accused of chaining kids to bed facing abuse chargesWKRN.comLEWISBURG, Tenn. (WKRN) – A mother and father in Lewisburg are facing charges after a neighbor reported to police they chained their young kids to a bed. Authorities charged Andrew Roberson, 25, and Evelyn Stevens, 21, with one count of child abuse ...and more »
  • Parents Outraged Over School's BMI Reports - Yahoo Parenting March 27, 2015
    Yahoo ParentingParents Outraged Over School's BMI ReportsYahoo ParentingKylee Moss, 7, asked her father if she was fat after a letter sent home from school said her BMI was too high. Photo by Amanda Moss. Parents at one elementary school are speaking out this week after a letter sent home with students called out some ...and […]
  • Germanwings Crash: US Victim's Dad 'Sad' for Lubitz Parents - NBCNews.com March 27, 2015
    NBCNews.comGermanwings Crash: US Victim's Dad 'Sad' for Lubitz ParentsNBCNews.comThe father of an American victim of the Germanwings crash said Friday he is not angry but is "really sad" for the parents of the co-pilot accused of deliberately downing the plane. Prosecutors say it appears Andreas Lubitz sent the Airbus A320 crashing ...Andreas Lubitz: Crash victim's […]
  • Killer co-pilot's parents in 'shock and horror' - New York Post March 27, 2015
    New York PostKiller co-pilot's parents in 'shock and horror'New York PostTheir grief turned to “shock and horror” as they learned the news just minutes before the rest of the families were told, according to the Times of London. French officials separated the couple from the rest of the families to prevent “a scene that ...
  • The emotional impact of college admissions decisions — on parents - Washington Post (blog) March 27, 2015
    The emotional impact of college admissions decisions — on parentsWashington Post (blog)Discussions about parent involvement in college admissions typically center around how parents should guide their child through the process, and articles often center on application “to do” lists, information about standardized testing, scheduling, and ...and more »
  • Crown Point man faces attempted murder charge in attack on parents - Chicago Tribune March 26, 2015
    Crown Point man faces attempted murder charge in attack on parentsChicago TribuneCrown Point man faces attempted murder charge in attack on parents. By Ruth Ann Krause Post-Tribune. Crime · Homicide. 'He's going to kill us,' bloodied father screams as police arrive on the scene. A Crown Point man has been charged with attempted ...
  • Parents ask SF Archdiocese to remove school's leaders - SFGate March 26, 2015
    SFGateParents ask SF Archdiocese to remove school's leadersSFGateIn an emotional and at times angry meeting with representatives from the Archdiocese of San Francisco, more than 100 parents of Star of the Sea School children pleaded Wednesday night for the controversial leaders of their school's church to be removed ...and more »
  • Parents protest against Common Core - Albany Times Union March 26, 2015
    Albany Times UnionParents protest against Common CoreAlbany Times UnionA growing number of New York parents want the state to stop testing students on Common Core standards — this year. The parents are from school districts across the state and they're better prepared than in years past to tell school administrators that ...Maryland Senate expected to […]