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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…)
Why are online classes starting to hold more appeal for today’s students than traditional classroom settings? It’s important to note that traditional classes are here to stay. That doesn’t mean there isn’t a significant portion of the population enjoying, and even preferring, the unique benefits brought by online learning. Today’s perspective on what constitutes a […]
One major aspect of being a good parent is ensuring your child receives a quality education. It’s understandable to feel overwhelmed while deciding where your child will go to school. Considering that many parents are quite busy, daycare is always a good option for ensuring that your receives proper care. You’ll want to consider how […]
The decision to attend college is much easier for some people. If, for instance, you come from a family where both of your parents are college graduates you likely see college not as an option, but as a given. On the other hand, if no one in your family has ever earned a college degree, […]