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What Does Conflict Over School Dress Codes Teach?

| September 15, 2014 | 14 Comments
What Does Conflict Over School Dress Codes Teach?

What is one of the most debated school related topics under the microscope right now? Grabbing major headlines across North America and overloading the parental plate? The dreaded school dress code. One of the most recent cases to grab international headlines is unfolding at Oakleaf High School in Florida’s Clay County School District. It’s Superintendent […]

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Breaking the Rules – Parenting Solo When You’re Sick

| September 18, 2013 | 8 Comments
Breaking the Rules – Parenting Solo When You’re Sick

It was a Saturday. And I was sick. I’m talking knocked-on-my-rear, antibiotics, flat-out, sick. And Big Man had to work that day. And it was Little Man’s birthday dinner that night.  Not a house-full-of-screaming-kids kind of dinner, but some of our adult friends who’ve known Little Man since he was born – more like family […]

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How to Participate in a Twitter Party

| December 17, 2012 | 3 Comments
How to Participate in a Twitter Party

How to Participate in a Twitter Party What is a Twitter party?  A twitter party is fun virtual online party on twitter.  Participants connect and discuss a specific topic that typically last 1-2 hours. Most twitter parties have a host an expert panelist to keep the party on topic.  Participants can win prizes. How does a twitter party work?  […]

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