How You Can Use Media More Effectively in Your Classroom

Whether you’re a classroom teacher, a home educator, or a parent, you probably already know how powerful movies and TV programs can be in the classroom. You’re probably also aware that the misuse of media can lessen it’s effectiveness. If you’ve ever seen a class of students wander out of a double period glassy-eyed or …

How to Talk About Difficult Current Events with Children

There’s no doubt that we’re living in interesting times. If you’re feeling challenged, confronted, confused, then you’re not the only one. And if, as adults, we’re feeling unsettled then our children and students are feeling it even more so. The challenge is, how to do we talk to our kids about things that we’re not …