The Jade Stone

Maylin felt she had to prove herself being the only girl in her class. She stayed in the courtyard relentlessly practicing until her Sifu forced her to stop and go to sleep.

Reasons to Get Involved in Your Child’s School PTO

A PTO (Parent Teacher Organization) is most often an independent group that creates fundraising activities to benefit the students. Usually consisting of parents and teachers who volunteer to form a board with appointed positions. They work together to better the school, the community, and the collective academic goal for its students.

Fun and Educational Books for a Kindergarten Classroom Both Students and Teachers Will Love

Kindergarten should be an enjoyable year of school for both the students and the teacher. Books that young children enjoy listening to and teachers enjoy reading should be a large part of the classroom curriculum. So where does education fit in the equation? Can your classroom include a library that has books that are both entertaining and educational? The answer to that question is something every great teacher needs to know.

Is Bullying Worse Now Than When We Were Kids?

Learn the many reasons why bullying is so prevalent now. And learn what we can do about it.

The TWO Big Mistakes Parents Don’t Know They’re Making

Parents are so committed to raising teens that are successful, happy, and healthy. Yet, when it comes to money skills, we are truly at a loss. How I know this is that the most popular response I hear when I tell people I teach parents to raise teens with effective money habits is, “Good for you! That is SO Important! Do you teach that in schools?

3 Things to Remember When Attending a Comic Con

It could easily be described as Nerd Mecca. Booths lined with fandom merchandise, celebrities waiting to sign autographs or take photos, and crowds of costumed fans eager to show their love for their favorite films, books and characters. Whether it’s a local affair or San Diego’s annual extravaganza, visiting a Comic Con is truly a fun and rewarding experience.

5 Benefits of Part-Time Work for Students

What does the word experience mean to you? What about opportunity? If these words hold any value to you, you should consider part-time employment. It’s your free ticket out of a limited school education, your opportunity to expand your skills in the workplace, and your chance to earn a stable salary! Don’t see minimum wage as a disincentive and look past the paycheck; here are five major reasons you should join the workforce.

Teen Mental Health

For parents who are concerned about their teens’ mental health, it may be of great benefit to get simple, succinct facts that will help you to make informed decisions to help your child. Mental Health professionals speak up about what are the facts, the laws contain inherent rights you may not be aware of. A concise resource for parents to sort through all the information on teen mental health

Teaching Children to Knit

Learn how to knit and pass the skill on to your children and you will find out what a good bonding activity it can be. Knitting can be useful, money-saving, soothing, meditative and even quite addictive.

Building Blocks Are Recommended Toys For Kids

Children love toys and do appreciate any kind they can get. However, practical toys such as building blocks are more advisable for children of different ages. They are also referred to as educational toys for the simple reason that they help children a great deal in developing different skills. Building blocks for children are of different kinds and are made using different materials most of which are safe for children considering that anything can happen during play. So, why are the building blocks recommended toys for the kids?