Using Math in Everyday Life

Using Math in Everyday Life

Using Math in Everyday Life   With Independence Day behind us, summer is winding up and back-to-school sales are already hitting the stores.  Even as an adult, there is something magical about crisp, white pages in a new notebook and a pack of new pens.  It is as if...
What is STEAM?

What is STEAM?

What is STEAM?   The field of education is all about acronyms and abbreviations.  STEAM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math and it has become quite the buzzword in educational circles over the last five years.  In the last decade, student...
Teaching Your Child about Financial Literacy-Part 3

Teaching Your Child about Financial Literacy-Part 3

    Teaching Your Children about Financial Literacy (A Three Part Series)   Part 3: Teens…The Final Frontier   The teen years can be a tricky time: as our children are trying to spread their wings and want their independence, parents still have important things to...
Teaching Your Child about Financial Literacy-Part 2

Teaching Your Child about Financial Literacy-Part 2

    Teaching Your Children about Financial Literacy (A Three Part Series)   Part 2: They are Off to School, but Your Job Continues   When we send our children off to kindergarten, many parents feel that their role as their child’s teacher has ended.  As they walk into...
Teaching Your Child about Financial Literacy-Part 1

Teaching Your Child about Financial Literacy-Part 1

      Teaching Your Children about Financial Literacy (A Three Part Series)   Part 1: The Earlier You Can Start, the Better!   According to Wikipedia, financial literacy is the ability to understand how money works in the world: how someone manages to earn or make it,...