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Improving Your Life Through Education

My parents were poor when I was a kid, and they explained that I might not have the same opportunities as other kids. However, I wanted to prove them wrong, so I tried really hard to succeed in school. By the time I was almost done with high school, I had secured a great scholarship at a local university. Those college years taught me a lot about how the world works, and it made it possible for me to succeed later in life. This blog is all about improving your life through education, so that you can see the world the way that you want to see it.

Is Your Child Socially Prepared For Kindergarten? 3 Helpful Tips

15 May 2017
 Categories: Education & Development, Blog

When it comes to preparing a child for school, much of the focus is put on academic preparedness. While a vital component, kindergarten is just as much about social development as it is academic. Taking some time to work with your child in this area can be critical to their overall success at school.   Let Your Child Take The Lead As their time in kindergarten gets closer, give your child more and more opportunities to take the lead. Read More …

Summer Camps For Kids With Behavioral Issues: Three Types Of Activities That Can Help Build Character

2 March 2017
 Categories: Education & Development, Blog

Although it's not unusual for children to lash out or rebel as they grow up, it's a problem if your child's behavior is preventing them from acting properly or building character. Although school can teach your child a lot of things, the education system is not equipped to help children with behavioral issues develop character, like discipline and compassion. In these cases, sending your child to a summer camp for kids with behavioral issues may be just what your child needs. Read More …

Maximize Your Driving School Experience With These Tips

19 October 2016
 Categories: Education & Development, Blog

Learning to drive can be a daunting task, especially if you are new to the practice. Having professionals at a driving school teach you how to operate a car safely can be a great experience, and not just because will help you to ace your state driving exam. Being able to optimize your time at driving school will enable you to be a better driver throughout your entire adult life. Use the following ideas so you get a lot out of the experience. Read More …

Adult Education: Help Your Elderly Loved One Improve Their Literacy Skills

8 December 2015
 Categories: Education & Development, Articles

If your loved one is over 65 years of age and lost a job that didn't require them to read or write, such as factory work or housekeeping, you may wonder if there's a way to help them move forward in life if they don't have a formal education. An adult education center can help your loved one learn to read and write better through computer literacy, basic education and workforce readiness classes. Read More …

Daycare After Domestic Violence: How to Protect Your Children from Parental Abduction

4 November 2015
 Categories: Education & Development, Articles

Have you and your children recently escaped an abusive household? If you are ready to enroll your children in daycare, read more to recognize the risk of abduction associated with domestic abuse, and what to do to protect your children during their attendance at a daycare facility. Understand the Risk of Abduction Of all the children abducted in the United States annually, 78 percent of them are taken by non-custodial parents. Read More …