Guidance Counselor
The School Guidance Counselor

BY JAMIE LOBER The guidance counselor is one person at school who wears many hats. “They are in the building as a support, and they do a great job of …

Media Literacy
Media Literacy

BY ELLEN BESEN According to a Kaiser Foundation study, kids spend the equivalent of a full-time workweek using media each week. And according to the A…

Healthy Foods
How What We Eat Impacts Learning

BY CAROL ANN BRANNON, M.S., R.D., L.D.   Do the ingredient lists of your child’s favorite foods confuse you? Do you suspect that your child’s die…

Cursive
The Craft of Cursive

BY JAMIE LOBER Central Georgia families may take pride in their child’s penmanship.  Block lettering is introduced early, but cursive is not a mandato…

Public School
Best Public School for your Kid

BY OLYA FESSARD   One size doesn’t fit all. In finding the right school for their family, parents often have little more to go on than their own …

Georgia Family
How to Foster Your Child’s Talent

Childhood is a time of dreams and possibilities, so it’s important that parents encourage their children’s innate talents to help them develop and bui…