Education

Please Excuse My Dear Aunt Sally

Even a straight-A student will appreciate these mnemonic devices, designed to help remember facts and processes.
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Hot for Teacher: When Kids Get a Crush on Their Teachers

It's normal for a teenager to develop an innocent crush on a teacher. But how do you make sure the affection doesn't go too far?

Managing School Paper Overload: Helping Your Student

Graded school assignments, artwork, report cards and an array of other school documents pile up or get stashed. What should a parent do with it all?

TV as Teacher?

When used in a positive manner, television can be a great tool for teaching ideal behaviors and encouraging creativity.

Ages 13-17: Metro Parent Summer 2011 Reading List

Michigan libraries offer top classics, new releases and hidden gems for your high school kid.