Post Archives from the ‘Speaking of Education’ Category



WORLD AUTISM AWARENSS DAY!

Posted on: April 2nd, 2013 by
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PLEASE TAKE A LOOK at this BEAUTIFUL VIDEO, written and directed BY  ROSE ELLEN CAMPBELL  (a friend of a friend) in support of WORLD AUTISM AWARENESS DAY. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=chtqZYnSG1U

ADHD …or is it?

Posted on: March 6th, 2012 by
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Please read this fascinating article (and any other related articles that you can find) based on a study done at the University of British Columbia. Let's be informed for the sake of our children. http://news.nationalpost.com/2012/03/05/youngest-kids-in-classroom-more-likely-to-be-diagnosed-with-adhd-ubc-study/ Please feel free to leave a comment or send me an email: goodmamasue@gmail.com and look for new posts Continue reading the story "ADHD …or is it?"

Un-Schooling: There’s More Than One Way

Posted on: November 17th, 2011 by
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In my book "How to Treat Your Toddlers so Your Teenagers will Talk to You " I speak a great deal about the choices we made regarding education for our daughters. I explain that we gave our children the option to stay home for school and therefore refer to that practice as "home-schooling". The truth is, during the years our daughters chose to be at Continue reading the story "Un-Schooling: There’s More Than One Way"

Home-schooling: Is that Legal?

Posted on: November 7th, 2011 by
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Parents or guardians who consider keeping their children home for school usually have a great many questions and concerns. The most common has to do with the legalities of educating ones children outside the realm of the public school system. The fact is that in Canada and the United States home-schooling is perfectly legal but from province to province (state to state) there are variations in Continue reading the story "Home-schooling: Is that Legal?"