I can feel a shift, a change, compared to the education of the past. Can you feel it, too? Here are hints about what needs to change in the way schools educate students.
Last July my daughter and I were attending our local county fair when we ran into a friend of mine. In the conversation, we started talking about my friend’s daughter who was on a six-month high school exchange in New Zealand. She was attending school in New Zealand for the first six months of herRead more about My Daughter is Off to Europe[…]
Finish high school, go to college for 4 years, get a good, entry-level job in your career area and work your way up the ladder. This path equals a happy life and success in the current American culture; however, does this really equal a happy life and success? Our dear son (DS) graduated fromRead more about Acceptance of My Son’s Choices Can Be Hard[…]
If you have been a reader of my blog for a while, you know that my husband and I have four teens in our household. When the kids were younger, my role was chief taxi driver. I used to joke I could set up the Uber app to make some money on the side deliveringRead more about What is Your Role as a Parent of a Teen or Young Adult?[…]