Detecting Dyslexia

Detecting Dyslexia New studies show that early intervention helps kids overcome dyslexia. Yet many schools are slow to test for this common reading disability. Parents can ensure their children get the help they need by being alert to the warning signs. READ FULL...

Handwriting: A Lost Art

Handwriting: A Lost Art In classrooms across the country, teachers are spending less time teaching proper penmanship. Now recognizing that it’s an essential skill, educators are looking for ways to reverse the trend. READ FULL ARTICLE BELOW Danette Lipten talks...

The Mother Daughter Bond

The Mother-Daughter Bond Nothing tests – or strengthens – this relationship like the birth of a baby. READ FULL ARTICLE BELOW I can remember just about every time my mother praised my skills as a parent. It’s not that the times were so few – it’s just that her words...

Diary of New Mom

Diary of A New Mom What’s it really like those first few weeks at home with a brand-new baby? Here’s one mother’s story. READ FULL ARTICLE BELOW Nicole was the perfectly behaved baby in the hospital. She slept, ate, and performed all the bodily functions a healthy...