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Becoming a Lifelong Learner

Becoming a Lifelong Learner

Growing up, I attended public school and got good grades. If you were to ask me what I remember from school, I would probably be able to recall a few things, but not much.
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Beyond Reading, Writing, and Math: Essential Skills Our Children Need to Know

Beyond Reading, Writing, and Math: Essential Skills Our Children Need to Know

Our little chicks are growing up and, in most cases, will eventually fly the coop. Whether our... 
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Learning Through Play

Learning Through Play

My first three children learned all their addition and subtraction facts in first grade through daily practice. We started with the easiest addition problems, like adding...
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Childlike Wonder

Childlike Wonder

I recently went to the aquarium with my family, sister-in-law and her children. As we walked into the South America exhibit, the first animal we saw was a duck. Immediately our... 
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Finding Peace, Finding Purpose, Inspiring Our Children

Finding Peace, Finding Purpose, Inspiring Our Children

“While the world was racked and distracted—while millions were groping as the blind for the wall, and while all men were resting upon uncertainty, ...
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A Family-Centered Atmosphere

A Family-Centered Atmosphere

“A family-centered, mixed-age atmosphere can enrich the learning experience for all those involved and foster wonderful relationships.” I took my t...
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