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Girls Build Robots in TechGirlz Camp at Villanova

The seventh TechGirlz Summer Camp came to a close on July 13 as the campers gathered in an auditorium at Villanova University to show their family and friends the robots they had learned how to build in just a week.…

How Ideas From European and Asian Schools Can Help Your Child

Education in the United States often attracts worldwide attention but it is also improved and enhanced by adapting international approaches to schools and learning. Here are four effective and popular strategies with origins elsewhere that are being implemented in local…

Summer Writing

Your child can explore the joys of writing this summer with your support if you write together as a family and share your work.

Don’t lose those skills!

Learning moments abound during daily activities outside of school. Use these opportunities to hang on to reading, writing and math skills over the summer and get a jump on next term.

Your Child’s Transition to Adulthood

The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) requires that once a child with special needs turns 16, her Individualized Education Program (IEP) must include a discussion about transition services.

Design Thinking

This innovative problem-solving method teaches kids empathy and expands their creativity.

A Look Inside Today's Catholic Schools

A Catholic school education might evoke images of rote lessons in reading, writing and arithmetic, with little room for personal exploration. But times have changed, and so have Catholic schools.

What Is Dyscalculia?

Lots of kids struggle with math, but significant difficulties may indicate a learning disability called dyscalculia. Find out what it is and how to help.

Homework That Helps

Teachers, tutors and parents ring in on what makes homework meaningful, not just busy work.

The Benefits of Service Learning

Discover the importance of service learning in education and how a local independent school excels at teaching its students to serve the community.

How Do We Elect a President?

A quick, visual guide to the presidential election process, with some fascinating facts about the origins of the donkey and elephant party mascots

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