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If you’re preparing to send your child to middle school, you’re probably facing the decision between public middle schools and top private middle schools. But which will ultimately be better for your child?
Children all learn differently, and a solution that works for one student may not work for another. Before you make any decisions, talk to your child about public and private schools and try to get a sense of what they want and need.
That said, private schools do have certain documented advantages over public schools. Students who attend private schools are more likely to graduate and be accepted into college. This might be boosted by the SAT performance of students who attend private high school. Average national scores on the SATs were 497 in reading, 514 in math, and 489 in writing, (more…)
Collagen plays a very important role in maintaining the quality and function of our skin. In fact, our skin is made up of over 70% collagen, with over 30 different varieties of collagen. Collagen serves as the framework for our skin, determining its strength and elasticity.
However, this is why, as we age, our skin begins to lose its strength and vitality. Starting at age 18, our body’s natural collagen production decreases by one percent each year. And as our supply of naturally-produced collagen begins to decrease, we develop fine lines and wrinkles, and sagging skin.
This is one of the toughest parts of the aging process for many women, because oftentimes, they don’t feel as o (more…)
Education is important. This is something most of us know. What might be less obvious, however, is just how important education is at an early age. From the time a child is born to the time they are three years old, their brain will develop at the fastest rate it will develop in that person’s […]
Children do not always receive the testing and monitoring that they require when it comes to their health. Routine checkups may include basic monitoring, but do not measure a child?s vision or hearing. This can be a problem, because most vision and hearing problems are best diagnosed and treated early on. For this reason, many […]
Individuals who are interested in student centered education should consider the benefits of special schooling that can benefit a desired career path. Those could be anything, from studying culinary arts to becoming a medical assistant. Although some colleges may offer these options for learning, students will be able to find even more options when they […]