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Back to School: First Time Kindergartener Tips

Back to School: First Time Kindergartener Tips

I don’t know if starting kindergarten for the first time is more stressful for the children or their parents! There is much more that goes along with this milestone than just walking into school on the very first morning. This is the first year in the last three that I haven’t had to worry about […]

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Avoid the Summer Slump: READ!

Only four weeks of school left until summer vacation!  While teachers are marking days off their calendar waiting for a break, parents may see a countdown to longer days the dreaded “b” word: boredom.  Worried about how to keep your child busy and engaged this summer without spending all day in front of a TV?  […]

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Teacher Appreciation Gifts

It’s teacher appreciation week, which means a lot of pressure will be coming your way from your kids, the school and the PTA! Everyone wants to make sure that we show our teachers how much we love them. When my oldest was in kindergarten teacher appreciation was easy. There was only one teacher to appreciate! […]

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Learning Disability Awareness Month {Sponsored}

Education is a passion of mine.  As a first grade teacher, I have the honor of teaching children to read.  I truly love my job.  I also have the unique role of developing a relationship with parents and their children, and I have witnessed first hand how hard it is when a child struggles to […]

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IDEA Public Schools: Two new campuses in San Antonio {Sponsored}

IDEA Public Schools, a network of college preparatory charter schools, is currently taking applications for the 2014-15 school year. IDEA Public Schools continues to win accolades for carrying out its mission to help all students get ready for college. Even more students in San Antonio will be able to enjoy an IDEA Public Schools education […]

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Back to School: Tips from a Teacher

It’s that time of year again. The displays with pencil boxes and crayons abound store entries. My Facebook feed includes a multitude of “First Day” pictures with children sporting huge smiles. Target commercials with catchy tunes and talk of needing lots of glitter don the television screen. There’s no denying that the school bells are […]

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