Here we are, that time of year where teenagers everywhere gear up for what could be the best or the worst time of their lives. Good old High School. I get questions daily about how to make it through the maze of mean girls, jocks, pressure, sex, grades, dating and fitting in just enough to not garner too much negative addition. The good thing is, high school is just a means to an end, nothing else....more
When personal computers first became popular, the question educators asked was, how do we integrate them into the classroom? Now, when we have reached a time where teenagers in the United States practically live on the Internet, the question now becomes, how can we use the computer as a tool to offer additional learning outside of school hours? Online classes can offer middle and high school students numerous benefits, such as the ability to take regular or AP classes not offered in their district, due to budget cuts or for other reasons. ...more
One of the rooms I hate to enter is collegeman’s office. Well technically it is the home office, but he usurped it during high school and never returned it. There is a desk in there for hubby, but collegeman generally takes over both the computer/desk and his father’s desk during the semester....more
One of the issues that curtail and greatly interefere with your child's education is bullying. It has got to be the most debilitating thing watching you child be bullied. However, the reality is that there are things that can be done.
Its been over 10 years since I graduated High School. Since then, I haven't spent much time thinking about that era of my life. However, over the holidays a few things happened that made me reflect (for the first time in years) on the experiences I had in my early teens....more
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