Catch Their Brains Before They Go Down the Drain
My memories of summer growing up include swimming lessons, yard work, camping trips, and my mother’s perpetual, “You’ve been staring at a screen all day! Go do something productive.” I know my mom’s not the only parent who has to fight all summer to keep their kids doing creative and stimulating things.
There’s Nothing Standard
About The New Standards
A parent’s guide to understanding
what “Common Core” means for our children
Do you remember “New Math”? Or when “Whole Language” replaced phonics? “No Child Left Behind” was all the rage, but now, it, too, has been left behind. Education is constantly evolving. What’s the next big thing in U.S. education? The Common Core.
- The female duck-billed platypus breastfeeds without benefit of a breast or a nipple. The mammary glands rest underneath the mother's chest. The youngster pushes against the chest wall with his soft, pliable bill, then licks the oozing milk off his mother's skin and hair.