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What Parents Learn in Preschool

Eliza Clark - Back to School

When we set out in search of a preschool for our little ones, we look for a place where they will be happy, for an environment conducive to fun and learning and friendship. We look for a strong community of families, and for teachers who have plenty of e...
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Five Ways to Keep Summer in the School Year

Eliza Clark - Back to School » Checklists and Reminders

It is hard to say goodbye to summer. We feel a pang just thinking the words. We’ve so loved the freedom, the family time, and our summer friendships. We’ve loved the days outdoors, the hours of reading, the new places and sights we’ve dis...
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Making Homework Fun

Eliza Clark - Back to School » After-School Special

You’ve heard what they say about homework, right? Homework! Oh, homework! I hate you! You stink! I wish I could wash you away in the sink. If only a bomb would explode you to bits. Homework! Oh, homework! You're giving me fits. I'd rather take...
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What Parents Learn in Elementary School

Eliza Clark - Back to School » Good Habits

Elementary school is a time of tremendous growth and learning. Just think of the transformation that takes place between the first day of kindergarten and the last day of fifth grade. We barely recognize these kids! Looks and height are the least...
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