Make Gratitude Your 2020 #1 Resolution

It’s that time again when we let go of one year and promise to do better going forward into the new one, keeping fingers crossed on everything from giving up bad habits to spending more face-to-face time with those who matter to us. And that’s all well and good, but...

School-Wise News Bites: Active Shooter Drills, Homework, Distracting Devices, & Is a High School Diploma Good Enough

Here's a brief update on the latest in the world of education: Because 57% of teens and 63% of parents worry about a shooting happening in their school, just about every public schools conducted some kind of lockdown drill. This, despite the fact that, says a Harvard...

Helicopter Parents vs. and the Snow Plow Types

As if helicoptering parents weren't enough, there's a new breed of moms and dads nowadays, These so-called "snow plow" types, don't just hover, they remain ahead of the curve removing potential obstacles in their children’s paths to ensure their smooth sailing through...