When parents (or community that involves both the parents and teacher) realize that their child is struggling to keep up academically with their peers in school and would benefit from the opportunity to repeat a grade, they oftentimes hold the child back for their own good. It's … [Read more...] about Skipping the Grade: Benefit or Detriment?
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For 100 years, New England has been blessed to have a celebration like no other. It's an annual exhibition of New England's finest in agriculture, crafts, music and more that draws crowds from all over to compete in various activities, participate in parades, feast on some of … [Read more...] about A Centennial Celebration in New England: Happy Birthday to the Big E!
There is no better way to cap off a birthday weekend than a jaunt out to the movie theater! Okay - maybe there is, but this is how it worked for me this year. Earlier this month, Walt Disney Production's latest film, Zootopia, hit the big screen and it was high on the … [Read more...] about My Zoo’s Review: Zootopia, hit or miss?