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In China Schools, a Culture of Bribery Spreads

In China Schools, a Culture of Bribery Spreads | Preschool | Scoop.it
In China, officials at state-run schools demand steep payoffs from parents who want their children to get an academic edge.
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Greek parents giving up their children

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The social cost of the financial crisis in Greece is beginning to bite, with some desperate families giving up the most precious thing of all - their children.
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7 Things You Need to Know About a School (Before You Enroll Your Kid)

7 Things You Need to Know About a School (Before You Enroll Your Kid) | Preschool | Scoop.it

How do you tell which schools do a good job? What kinds of questions should you ask teachers and administrators?

 

The second most important decision you will make as a parent — apart from deciding to have the kid in the first place — is deciding which school for them to enroll in.

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FreeRangeKids

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Give Our Kids the Freedom We Had...

 

Do you ever...let your kid ride a bike to the library? Walk to school? Make dinner? Or are you thinking about it? If so, you are raising a Free-Range Kid! Free-Rangers believe in helmets, car seats, seat belts — safety! We just do NOT believe that every time school age kids go outside, they need a security detail.

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Parents Wonder: Why So Much Homework?

Parents Wonder: Why So Much Homework? | Preschool | Scoop.it
As the movement against excessive homework continues to grow, some parents say they're drawing a line in the sand between home and school.
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Baby Name Game: How a Name Can Affect Your Child's Future

Baby Name Game: How a Name Can Affect Your Child's Future | Preschool | Scoop.it
All parents like to think that their baby is unique — the cutest, brightest, most engaging infant ever born. And one way parents seek to reflect their child's uniqueness is by bestowing them with equally distinctive, sometimes weird, names.
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Local preschools packed as parents flock to full-day kindergarten option - Chicago Sun-Times

Local preschools packed as parents flock to full-day kindergarten option - Chicago Sun-Times | Preschool | Scoop.it

Local preschools packed as parents flock to full-day kindergarten option...West Aurora took the plunge into full-day kindergarten this year with an overwhelming response.

 

“We're talking about a thousand kids,”...

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