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If the President Can Make Time for Parent-Teacher Conferences, So Can You

If the President Can Make Time for Parent-Teacher Conferences, So Can You
This is the time of year that schools start to hold their parent-teacher conferences.  Will you be ready? Are you making time to attend your child’s parent-teacher conference? Last spring, Parenting Magazine editorial director,  Ana Connery addressed the Mom Congress with the theme of Parent Teacher Partnerships.  She relayed a story about having interviewed President... Read more »

Did Your Child’s School Hold a Mock Election Today?

Did Your Child’s School Hold a Mock Election Today?
One great way to introduce children to the concept of voting and to our democratic government is to hold a mock election.  Today both the junior high and elementary schools that my children attend held mock elections.  The junior high students all filed down to a room set-up with private voting booths and checked off... Read more »
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