My First Parent-Teacher Conference

My First Parent-Teacher Conference

September Blog 2018 By Ed DeRoche When I was a kid, my father and mother took me to my first parent-teacher conference. I told them that students did not attend these meetings. “You’re going.” I don’t know why my parents wanted me there because I did not plan to participate in their conversation. But I…Read More >>

Starting Your School Year with a Sense of Humor 

Starting Your School Year with a Sense of Humor 

August 2018 Blog By Ed DeRoche “One looks back with appreciation to the brilliant teachers, but with gratitude to those who touched our human feelings.  The curriculum is so much necessary raw mater, but warmth is the vital element for the growing plant for for the soul of the child.” — Carl Jung To get…Read More >>

Did You Know that KINDNESS is the “New Classy?”

Did You Know that KINDNESS is the “New Classy?”

Did You Know that KINDNESS is the “New Classy?” By Ed DeRoche July 2018 Blog In June, I wrote a blog on “kindness” noting a few highlights from a new book written by Professor Thomas Lickona, How to Raise Kind Kids: And Get Respect, Gratitude, and a Happier Family in the Bargain. The blog set…Read More >>

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