Starting a new school year is often challenging for kids with LD, but when the new year coincides with the move up to a higher school level, you may find your child needs a little extra guidance to navigate the… Read the rest
Tackle Football: Unsafe for Young Kids
August 15, 2016
If pubic opinion is any indication, this fall fewer young kids will be playing tackle football; more than likely fewer youth leagues will be offering it.
According to a recent poll, the majority of adults think tackle football is unsafe… Read the rest
Making the Change to Elementary School
August 8, 2016
With only a few short weeks of summer left, chances are conversations at home and with friends have already turned to the new school year. For young kids about to make the leap from preschool or kindergarten to elementary school,… Read the rest
Burgeoning Screen Use
August 1, 2016
By Dave Sylvestro, with Eve Kessler, Esq.
Electronic media fill our homes and classrooms. We have more TVs in our homes than people residing there. Between 1999 and 2010, school-aged children’s exposure to screens and electronics more than doubled. In… Read the rest
Trump v. Clinton on Education Issues
July 25, 2016
With the Republican Convention over and the Democratic Convention beginning, now is as good a time as any to evaluate where Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton stand on important education issues. Although neither candidate has shared comprehensive policy proposals, both… Read the rest