All About "education"

Items Sorted by Highest Rating

Learning

Find learning, homework help, and educational ideas at Disney Family. Disney Family makes the lives of parents easier with access to other moms.

Read More

Dream Team

No matter what you're facing as a parent, our Dream Team is ready to come to your rescue with a creative solution -- the perfect craft, recipe, party idea or cool thing for your family to try.

Read More

High School Provides Ideal Time for Career Exploration

full star full star full star full star full star

As high school students prepare to make decisions about their future careers, they should not assume they have to focus only on the subjects they are best at, a Purdue University career and technical education expert says.

Read More

The Educational Needs of the Gifted Child

full star full star full star full star full star

A pervasive myth in our society is that smart kids can fend for themselves. However, this is not the case. Like all children, gifted children need to be nurtured to become happy, successful adults.

Read More

The Best Way to Get Teens to Learn

full star full star full star full star full star

Getting kids interested in what they're learning is an age-old problem that continues to plague teachers and parents. Now, researchers from the University of Leuven in Belgium report in the March/April issue of the journal Child Development, that when teenagers understand that learning helps them attain an intrinsic goal (e.g., self-development, personal health, etc.), they are more likely to become interested in the topic and grasp its conceptual aspects than if they are motivated to learn only to attain extrinsic goals (e.g., financial success, physical attractiveness, etc.)

Read More
More About reading, teenagers, education

Video: First Grade Advice for Kindergartners

full star full star full star full star full star

First graders offer advice to the incoming kindergarten class.

Read More

Video: Pack a Healthy Lunch

full star full star full star full star empty star

Nutritious and delicious options for your child's school lunch.

Read More

Video: End-of-Summer Haircuts

full star full star full star full star empty star

Back-to-school often means a trip to the barber shop for many children.

Read More

Video: Reducing Sweets in Schools

full star full star full star full star empty star

School districts take steps to provide healthy food for students.

Read More