We've all been there. Some days you're highly motivated. Other days the thought of learning something new seems like an awful lot of work! How do we show our kids and students that school -- and learning in general -- really matters?
First, set... (Read More)
Want your kids to understand business concepts like supply and demand, profit, and more? Let them venture into the business world themselves! There's no better way than to learn by experience.
Lemonade and more: Let's just start with the obvious... (Read More)
Once school is out for summer, it seems like time flies and before we know it, we're gearing up to go back! Maximize the summer months with a good balance of learning and fun so that your kids go back to school recharged but with skills still... (Read More)
Women consistently exceed men in numbers of bachelor degrees earned, but even so, men exceed women in degrees earned in STEM fields. Why is that? Many believe that subtle messages that girls receive from the time they’re very young could instill... (Read More)
Kids of all ages enjoy and benefit from using their senses when they play -- touching, smelling, hearing, seeing and tasting (when appropriate). Sensory activities help kids investigate, explore and adapt.
While not edible, these ideas provide a... (Read More)
As your children get older, they're inevitably going to spend time on the Internet. There's really no way around it. We count on our schools to provide a safe online experience for students, but at home it's the responsibility of parents. How can we... (Read More)
It’s the ultimate dream in parenting, right? Having kids who wake up ready for the day, wanting to go to school, always looking for information and knowledge… Chances are, every day isn’t like this in your house, and if that’s the case, your... (Read More)
April 22 is Earth Day! In preparation of this yearly celebration of our planet, here are some ideas to mark the day and incorporate some science or math lessons in your home and with your family.
*Make it a no-drive day. Do any errands by walking... (Read More)