Effective Educators Use Suggestion to Help Students Succeed

Special thanks to the good folks at Braintrack for this infographic. Earnest Parenting: help for parents who want to suggest good things to their children.

Motivate Your Kids to Stay Active with Len Saunders’ Books

I hadn’t heard of Len Saunders before getting to read two of his books, but it turns out he’s been fighting childhood obesity for some time. The creator of Project ACES (an event in which millions of schoolchildren exercise simultaneously in May each year), Len has won awards and accolades galore. I was able to […]

A Little Hard Work Never Hurt Anyone

A theme I keep coming back to in this blog is the disconnect between my work ethic and the boys’. I am a workaholic. Plain and simple, I’d rather be pursuing a task than sitting still. The older I get, the more I want to be completing things. Don’t tell the boys, but I’ve been […]