Wasting no time, 17-year-old Isaiah Tuck, of Brecksville-Broadview Heights, is already making plans for finding work during the summer break from school.
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Kids just aren’t using text messages to communicate with friends; instead, there are many social apps to download — for chatting, sharing videos and photos, or playing games. As a parent, do you know what your kids are using? We provide some popular communication apps, how kids are using them and ways parents can monitor what their kids are up to online. ...Read more 0
School districts, charged with preparing students to be college and career ready, know that technology is ubiquitous in today’s world. But finding practical ways to add technology into the curriculum requires thought and planning. Learn what a few districts in the region are doing when it comes to technology in the classroom. ...Read more 0
With the increased focus on testing and student performance on a variety of structured assessments, many extracurricular programs — including recess — that contributed to a well-rounded education have fallen by the wayside. However, children benefit from a break where they are allowed to let go of their intense focus and engage in some other activity. ...Read more 0
Imagine having a child who is allergic to peanuts, tree nuts and milk — all things commonly found in sweet treats given out during Halloween. It can be a tricky and scary time for parents who are taking their allergic kids on the trick or treat trail. The Teal Pumpkin Project, a worldwide movement, is working to create a more inclusive, safer and happier Halloween for all kids. ...Read more 0
Halloween is right around the corner and there is still so much to do! If you find yourself throwing together last-minute costumes for your kids, don't worry — last-minute looks don’t have to be boring. Local makeup artists offer pro tips to create fun, exciting looks using simple products you likely already have at home. ...Read more 0