What's a High School Diploma Worth in 2014?
More than half of all community college students must take at least one “remedial” class to bring their skills up to college level. Most students who require multiple remedial courses never finish their degrees or certificates. Students in remedial classes have to pay to learn material in college that they should have gained free-of-charge in high school. It’s wrong. It’s unfair. It’s got to change.
Hate Math? Confronting Math Anxiety
Public Broadcasting offers powerful online advice for parents helping kids with math.
Here are highlights and links to more resources.
Do you talk to your high schooler about financial issues?
When Parenting gets Tough
The Pro Sports Lie
Our Pro Sports Lie videos and graphics equip adults to talk with kids about balancing sports and academics in our "fame-obsessed" culture. Even kids who don't play sports benefit from knowing the facts. Balancing academics with sports or other activities as early as elementary school positions all kids for more opportunities to succeed after high school.