Holiday Wonder Brings Sparkle to Fair Park this Season
October 16, 2017 – 12:10 pm | No Comment

Holiday Wonder Brings Sparkle to the Season in Fair Park Nov. 21 – Jan. 7
Magical lanterns. Lifetime of Memories. Family-friendly event illuminates holiday season with artistic wonderland creations, attractions and performances
Holiday Wonder debuts this winter …

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Make Math Fun with Math Games
February 24, 2014 – 1:50 pm | No Comment
Make Math Fun with Math Games

Giving your child math lessons on the run with fun math games

Guest post by Kids ‘R’ Kids
Children, oftentimes, are able to recognize and recite numbers but their comprehension of numbers is rather limited. More specifically, …

My Favorite Teacher Contest
February 2, 2014 – 8:52 pm | No Comment
My Favorite Teacher Contest

Nominate Your Favorite Teacher in the Barnes & Noble My Favorite Teacher Contest by 3/1/14
The Barnes & Noble My Favorite Teacher program provides middle and high school students with the opportunity to tell their communities …

Grow Your Own Business Challenge Competition for Ages 7-14
December 29, 2013 – 10:36 am | No Comment
Grow Your Own Business Challenge Competition for Ages 7-14

Warren Buffett Secret Millionaires Club
‘Grow Your Own Business Challenge’
The “Grow Your Own Business Challenge,” a national online competition open to kids 7-14, invites competitors to create a new business idea.  The competition, sponsored by the …

First Graduates in ELM Nursing Program that Gives College Credit for Military Experience
August 11, 2013 – 12:33 pm | No Comment
First Graduates in ELM Nursing Program that Gives College Credit for Military Experience

ELM Program Gives College Credit for Military Experience
 
The first Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi eLine Military (ELM) students will graduate with a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing on August 10.  This one-of-a-kind program gives college …

How to Minimize or Possibly Prevent the Effects of Dyslexia in Your Child
July 18, 2013 – 8:09 am | 4 Comments
How to Minimize or Possibly Prevent the Effects of Dyslexia in Your Child

Tips on How to Minimize the Effects of Dyslexia in Your Child
In his newest book, The Marvelous Learning Animal, Arthur W. Staats shares his findings on what can parents do to minimize their chances of …

Security Guidelines for Schools
June 23, 2013 – 4:09 pm | No Comment
Security Guidelines for Schools

ESA Panel of Experts Creates New Resource for School Security Programs
The Electronic Security Association (ESA) recently completed the ESA Electronic Security Guidelines for Schools, a resource for school officials that are considering adding electronic security …

Helping Your Child Overcome Test Anxiety
May 6, 2013 – 4:05 pm | One Comment
Helping Your Child Overcome Test Anxiety

Tips on Helping Your Child with Test Anxiety 
By Lori Lite
Finals, a quiz, or standardized testing can evoke feelings of stress, fear, even panic. These strong emotions can affect a child’s ability to think …

How to Help Your Child Strengthen Math Skills
March 28, 2013 – 6:14 am | No Comment
How to Help Your Child Strengthen Math Skills

April is Math Awareness Month
by Frank Bonetti
April is Math Awareness Month and a good time to evaluate your child’s math skills. In the upper grades, math can become frustrating to students and homework often becomes …

Are you frustrated with your teenager or tween? Help is on the way!
March 4, 2013 – 1:33 pm | No Comment
Are you frustrated with your teenager or tween?  Help is on the way!

Are you frustrated with your teenager or tween?  Help is on the way!
Are you having trouble connecting with your teen (or tween)?  Are you looking for new strategies you can implement immediately to empower them …

Kids Need Daily Recess Time
February 7, 2013 – 3:23 pm | No Comment
Kids Need Daily Recess Time

NWF Advocates for Policy Changes to Bring Back Daily Recess
Most adults remember daily recess as a time they were able to let off steam, exercise their bodies and refresh their minds. Today however, as many …