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Whether they’re considering enrolling their child private kindergarten schools or a more traditional preparatory academy, most parents pay the most attention to the academic and intellectual benefits of private school. However, at many academies, the potential for ethical and emotional development is just as compelling. Take a private high school in Waco, TX as an example: recently, the institution’s basketball team asked their fans not to cheer for them for a surprising and heartwarming reason.
When it comes to both academics and athletics, Vanguard College Preparatory is one of the top schools in Texas. I (more…)
Teaching is a rewarding and challenging career, and many people who become teachers find that working with special needs children is especially so. There are special challenges for children with autism in schools, and teachers may need assistance helping those children succeed. Fortunately, there are many resources and games for children with autism spectrum disorders that teachers can use to connect with their students.
One of the biggest challenges for children with autism in schools is learning to sit nicely in class. Many stud (more…)
Parents of children with Aspergers know that this neurological condition can make it difficult to navigate even the most basic tasks, like travel and conversation. For this reason, school can be a challenge: a student with Aspergers may find that their social difficulties lead to ostracization or worse, while situations like riding on a bus for long periods can cause them to panic. Because of this, many parents are beginning to send their children to Aspergers schools and educational programs. A school for Aspergers not only lets students interact with children in similar circumstances, but can also help them learn to cope with a variety of challenges. Schools for ADHD and dyslexia exist for the same reasons. Now, some schoo (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 […]