The Regeneron Science Talent Search 2019 application is now open (https://sciencetalentsearch.fluidreview.com) ! High school seniors across the United States are invited to share their original research projects and apply to the nation’s oldest and most prestigious STEM competition, where they could win up to $250,000.
When a child is pre-school age, their brains are like sponges. Everything interests them. It is hard for busy parents to keep up with all the teachable moments. Working parents have their toddlers in daycare most of the time and parents try very hard to place them in environments that are dedicated to taking advantage of those teachable moments. “When I was a kid, I ate what was on the table!”
There are certainly many practical advantages of learning a second language, such as being able to communicate with people from different cultures in their native tongue. It also serves to open up career, academic and relationship opportunities that may otherwise have been closed. But increasingly it has been recognized that learning a second language at an early age may also give kids an edge academically. Not just as a skill to be put into practise, but it actually works to enhance the learning and cognitive ability of the child in many not so obvious ways.
Not every child in foster care requires the same kind of foster placement as another child, despite how similar their life experiences look. But what are the different types of foster placement, why are they needed and what skills do modern foster parents need? Removing children from their birth families is a last resort, but it is the start of a journey for the child or young person that can see them leave trauma behind.
It’s frustrating, isn’t it? You’re shopping online, have added a few items to your cart, and there it is: the promo code box. What ensues is usually a romp around the internet in search of a working promo code — something that’s unfortunately hard to find. And a lot of times this search will bring you to RetailMeNot. RetailMeNot provides a solid space for promo codes, deals, and saving money on the things you love. But, there are still times when a promo code there doesn’t work, or a sale that’s listed just takes you to a store’s homepage — with no deal in sight. The good news?
Martha and Johann Strauss, parents of five year old Davy diagnosed with ADHD, share their unique perspective on caring for the ADHD affected child.
Have you made the decision to end your marriage and file for divorce? If so, it is important to understand the process of divorce in its entirety. Getting divorced is a complex legal process that can require some strategic planning. Understanding what this process entails and what will be expected from you will make getting a divorce a little bit easier. Important Things to Know About the Divorce Process The following information is essential to understanding the divorce process in California.
Summer break is a season of memory making. From family vacations and summer camp adventures to sleeping in and staying up late, it’s nothing short of magical. But as they say, all good things must come to an end. For all the excitement students have counted down to the dog days of summer, they may have an equal amount of dread for the back-to-school brush.
As a parent, you don’t want you little ones to go growing up too fast, but sometimes, in the blink of an eye, they’re developing at a rate of knots and it’s time to start making some appropriate changes in the bedroom to keep your kids happy and up-to-speed with their changes as a child too.
Eating disorders affect more than 24 million people in the United States, most of them between the ages of 12 and 25.* It isn’t a disease you can treat with a pill, or fix with an operation, and many parents don’t even realize their children are affected.