Education & schools

Covenant Academy, Macon GA
SPOTLIGHT: Covenant Academy

BY OLYA FESSARD   NOV 2017 Covenant Academy is celebrating 30 years of providing quality education that generates a pride in accomplishment and encour…

The Westfield School, Perry GA
SPOTLIGHT: The Westfield School

GFM    OCT 2017 Within a learning environment that inspires intellectual curiosity, encourages a passion for life-long learning, and instills Christia…

Teaching preschoolers to read
Teaching Preschoolers to Read

AMERICAN ACADEMY OF PEDIATRICS   AUG 2017 HOW TO FACILITATE A POSITIVE APPROACH TO EARLY READING Reading books aloud is one of the best ways you can h…

DISTRACTED STUDENTS, why can't my child focus, add, adhd
Why is My Smart Kid So Scattered?

ANN K. DOLIN, M.Ed.   JULY 2017 HOW TO IMPROVE FOCUS AND ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT Every day I speak to parents who are stressed out and confused. Many par…

Benefits of Extracurricular Activities
What to Do After School

CHERYL MAGUIRE   JULY 2017 BENEFITS OF EXTRACURRICULAR ACTIVITIES ACTIVITIES My 11-year-old daughter grumbled, “I’m bored,” as she collapsed onto the …

BACK TO SCHOOL TIPS
Back-to-School Prep Tips

OLYA FESSARD   JULY 2017 GETTING OFF TO THE RIGHT START  Just a few more weeks of summer remain, so it’s time for back-to-school preparations! G…

After school activites, macon ga, warner robins ga, central ga, middle ga, perry ga, forsyth ga
Afterschool Enrichment Programs

OLYA FESSARD   JULY 2017 CENTRAL GEORGIA DIRECTORY FOR AFTERSCHOOL ENRICHMENT PROGRAMS There are tons of fun things to do in Central Georgia—especiall…

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SPOTLIGHT: Feagin Mill Middle School

GFM   JUNE 2017 HOME OF THE WOLVES The “international city” of Warner Robins, Georgia, is home to Feagin Mill Middle School, the award-winning Souther…

Test Anxiety, Test Troubles, Central Georgia
Is Your Child A Poor Test Taker?

BY DIANNE CRAFT   APR 2017 3 WAYS TO IMPROVE SCORES Question: My child studies for a test, and seems to know the material, but consistently tests poor…