We are entering a new decade, a new ‘20’s era that brings with it changes in the way we view education as a society. The goal of all educators is to consistently improve their ability to reach and develop students into critically thinking, morally resilient 
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This is a joyous time of year. Not only do kids get to experience Winter Break, and not only is it a season of beautiful decorations and merriment, but children also get a break from school! While it is important to take a mini-vacation from 
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Thanksgiving has always been a celebration of life and a festival of gratitude for the season’s harvest. Of course, most children have learned the story of one of the first Thanksgiving in American history, when Native Americans celebrated the holiday with the Pilgrims, to whom 
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In a previous post, we offered some habits to encourage in your children over summer break. One of them was to get your child to keep reading even though they are no longer in school. Admittedly, the first thought of many kids after school has 
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It is natural for kids to be excited about the summer break. Not only does it represent a reprieve from the rigors of school, but it means they can anticipate moving up to a higher grade. However, every parent has the understandable worry that the 
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Extracurricular activities outside of academics are becoming increasingly important to children’s futures. Not only are such activities a good way to stand out from the crowd when applying to colleges and universities, but they can help stimulate a child’s brain and provide a thirst for 
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At Brooklyn Charter School, our school culture is centered around developing well-rounded future citizens with empathy for others and a sense of personal responsibility for their community. A great way to emphasize this over the holiday break is by having your children give back to 
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Thanksgiving is coming up on our calendars, and your children are probably very excited for a break from school. While resting and relaxing is important for mental health, there are a number of ways that parents can use Thanksgiving as a teaching tool to keep 
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