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10 June 2015 Alina Dizik When parents take that job abroad, challenges arise for their kids. (Credit: Alamy) When Kelly Jackson-Nash moved to Singapore from Melbourne, Australia, for her husband’s work, she anticipated a few challenges. Culture shock, maybe. Perhaps … Continue reading
In this article in Education Next, Joshua Goodman (Harvard Kennedy School) reports on his study of the impact of Massachusetts no-school days on student achievement. Using data on school closings and standardized test scores, Goodman concludes that individual student absences … Continue reading
http://www.buzzfeed.com/rachelysanders/school-lunch-ideas?sub=3425431_3660609 I am always on the hunt for more lunch ideas. I hope you are inspired to be creative after the refreshing summer holidays!
Please see below our presentation topic for Tuesday, May 19th. “The Five Love Languages of Children: Children need to feel loved to best succeed. But if you and your children speak different love languages, your display of love might get lost … Continue reading
(Taken from the bbc:http://www.bbc.com/capital/story/20150430-expat-shock-coming-home) Peanut butter, marmite, fish and chips, tea-bags, broerwurst… these are just some of of the many tiny things that homesick expats yearn for after they’re posted overseas. This nostalgia is to be expected when people move … Continue reading
Smart Devices Do you want your child to feel sad and lonely,and feel that you love your smart devices more than them? Did you know that 80 percent of children feel lonely because their parents are on their … Continue reading