Special Needs Education

  • MOM: Show me the money!

    Should parents pay their children for good grades?

    For some parents, a monetary award is an incentive for their kids to work hard in school. For others, money rewards overshadow the importance of teaching children values. Either way, this topic is a huge debate among parents. Check out what people think about this issue. read more »

    Empowering young minds through math and science

    Local mom shares her 12 years of engineering experience and love of math and science with young girls in the Hudson Valley. read more »
  • Best educational apps for kids

    Android- and Apple-friendly educational apps

    Sorting through the thousands of learning apps out there to find the ones that work can be a trick. That's why we're sharing a few recommendations for both Android and Apple devices. read more »
  • What to do when your kids are driving you bonkers

    Creative consequences for kids

    There are more constructive solutions than time-out that will not only calm your child down, but can strengthen your relationship and reduce the likelihood of repeat behavior. read more »
  • 4 ways to teach your child to enjoy school

    School time doesn't have to be a drag

    School day dread can be a tough issue to face with your child. You want them to look forward to the place where they spend the most time. But not every child embraces education with glee. read more »
  • A practical guide to a mindful home

    Tips for everyday mindfulness

    Having a "mindful home" doesn't require doing yoga, posting Pinterest quotes, or mandatory meditation. You can live a mindful life without doing any of those things. Check out these practical tips from Mindfulness expert, Kathy Walsh read more »