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Dual-language immersion

Dual-Language Immersion Schools in Dallas :: WHY Choose a Second Language?

According to the National Association for Bilingual Education, Texas leads the nation in the number of schools — about 700 — using dual-language immersion programs at the elementary level. Giving young children and school-aged students the opportunity to study in a dual language or complete language immersion program is not a tough decision in today’s […]

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Lakehill Prep

Lakehill Prep :: A Dad’s Point of View

**This post has been sponsored and guest written by Lakehill Prep.  All opinions are their own.** I’m not the first to say this, nor will I be the last, “Lakehill Preparatory School just feels like family.” This is especially true in Lower School at Lakehill Prep. It’s such a warm, inviting environment and my son […]

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Travel Internationally with Kids

How to Get Up the Guts to Travel Internationally with Kids

Part Two of this article is forthcoming, when we get home from our first as-a-family international trip, and I’ll let you know then which of my two working titles I went with for Part Two. My options at the moment are: How to Successfully Travel Internationally With Your Kids or Why I am a Fool and you […]

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A New Kindergarten Mom’s Guide to Kindergarten

You are officially a New Kindergarten Mom. Congratulations! I was in your shoes exactly one year ago and I know exactly how you are feeling. You’ve just finished Kindergarten round up and are still in that “I can’t believe he/she is going to kinder in the fall” state of mind. Having a new kindergartener can feel […]

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Plenty of story telling happening here.

Telling YOU :: A Personal Approach to Storytelling with Your Children

I don’t mean to brag, but I’m kind of a big deal in certain circles. To be more specific, I am currently polling very well with Kindergarteners. My oldest is in Kinder and begs me to come eat lunch with her. I am very aware that the coolness factor of having your mom eat lunch with […]

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creative school solutions

Creative School Solutions

Maybe you read the excellent Dallas Moms Blog post “Whatever Happened to Half-day Kindergarten” ?? I totally agree with everything Lee mentions, as my husband and I have our own story of experimenting with different schooling options for our own outside-the-box first grader. We have been all over the map, both figuratively and literally, and since in Dallas we […]

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