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How to Teach Your Child to Have a Thankful Heart

  As the holiday season comes in full-swing, it's easy to see our inherent selfishness. Who among us has not been guilty of buying things for the...
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How Important is Elementary Education?

What was your most memorable year in school? Most of us would likely mention a year in high school, possibly junior high. Our memories of elementary s...
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Confronting Pornography With Your Child

Charles*, a rambunctious 13-year old, first started watching internet porn at a friend's house, while he was there for a one-night sleepover. He now e...
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How do You Teach Your Child to be a Good Friend?

Your child comes home in tears, complaining that they had no friends. Noone wants to sit with them at lunch, and your heart simply sinks. Worse, when ...
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Six Steps to Succeed in the New School Year

You're sitting on a lawn chair with the older kids screaming through the sprinklers, and your toddler pulling on your shoulder asking for the fifth sn...
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Summer Reading to Save Your Sanity: 4th-6th Grade

By fourth grade, your child should be starting to read on their own, which means it becomes all the more important for them to fall in love with what&...
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Summer Reading to Save Your Sanity: 2nd-3rd Grade

Did you know that reading at grade-level in third grade is actually a crucial milestone?  It's in third grade that students transition from readi...
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Summer Reading to Save Your Sanity: K-First Grade

Having your child read over the summer will not only save your sanity, but it is also a fantastic way to help them retain their reading skills from on...
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7 Things to Consider When Choosing a School for Your Child

​ Parents tend to agonize over where to send their kids for the precious hours that they are away from home. With so many options out there, it's hard...
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What is Project-Based Learning?

Would you rather read about a science experiment or resolve the hypothesis yourself? Even better, wouldn't you like to create a hypothesis that helps&...
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Be Dramatic, Why Don't You?

​ Tri-City's High School students read a new play each year in their English classes. Even freshmen are expected dig their way through Shakespeare's R...
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How Do We Heal a Hurting World?

  The world is broken. As believers, we know that there is only one thing can heal the hearts of those in the depths of despair. On March 14, 201...
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Serving the Community and Building a Future

When I was 13 years old, my mom told me that we would serve at a local food kitchen on Thanksgiving Day rather than our normal big Thanksgiving meal. ...
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Youth Missions: Worth the Trip

Any parent or teacher who has ever stepped foot on a preschool playground or classroom will tell you the same: we are born selfish. In our sin nature,...
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Is Siri Teaching Your Child Bad Manners?

Have you ever considered the tone or manner in which you speak to Siri, Alexa, or your dictation function? How about your eye contact or countenance w...
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Are You Ready for Adventure?

There is something uniquely appealing about the scent of airports: it is something between Cinnabon, disinfectant,and duty-free perfume. That scent, a...
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Have You Already Broken Your New Year's Resolutions?

  The start of the year is a fresh start in the gradebook. If the first semester grades were a little less than impressive, there are a few diffe...
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7 Steps to Ace Your Finals

We all thought we had more time, and yet, final exams are here! Although it seems like an insurmountable amount of studying; in fact, you've been prep...
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Strong Arts: Stronger Schools

  One day your child's boss will demand high standards: analytical thinking, creative problem solving, practice, discipline, teamwork and follow ...
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Are God and Science Mutually Exclusive?

Are science and faith so opposing that they cannot co-exist? And if not, how can we prepare our students to understand this? ​Studies show that approx...
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