When it comes to golf, the emphasis always seems to be on what you can’t do.  All those rules and limits contribute to the sport’s reputation as something for people “in the know.”  But even committed golfers may not know all the things you CAN...

Students aren’t the only ones gearing up to go back to school soon, teachers are also getting ready for a new year with new students. While kids are returning to school with their own hopes and worries, teachers have an entirely different set of concerns...

Summer never seems to last long enough – the break goes by quickly, and then it's time to think about school again. But it's important to slowly introduce back-to-school routines before the vacation is over. Implementing these steps early helps prepare you and your children...

The English language is a complex and interesting maze of words and grammar. Sometimes two different words have the same meaning. Other times the same word has two different connotations. When you boost your vocabulary you can better distinguish the differences and similarities. The more...

It's amazing to see the contestants on “MasterChef Junior,” “Chopped Junior,” and “Kids' Baking Championship,” and to hear them say that they've been cooking for several of their young years. Although not every budding chef will show his or her skills off to culinary experts,...

The school year can feel like a 10-month marathon for teachers, students and parents alike. But the finish line is in sight! As the last day of school approaches, you have a lot going on. As you wrap up school work, tests, and activities, all...

School mascots, an age-old tradition, help lend identity to schools and their athletic teams. Mascots give the crowd something else to cheer for during a game and also help pump them up. A school mascot can help instill a little extra sense of school pride...

Deciding to Get a Classroom Pet Keeping a classroom pet benefits for both students and teachers. Animals are great additions to a classroom if you choose carefully. Pets teach kids about responsibility and empathy. As a teacher, you get a built-in teaching tool and fun...

When you’re balancing all the tasks of your life and trying to find time to plan that weekly scout meeting, book club gathering, or other function, you have a lot to think about. Your first thought may not be “How can I create less trash?”...