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Cutting through the Red Tape of Homeschooling

The “Why”

With the hope of making the New York State Homeschool compliance regulations to feel more manageable for both parents of homeschoolers and school districts; OCM BOCES is going to begin offering a service to help component districts and families that decide to home school their children a way to navigate the red tape of New York State Department of Education (NYSED) Regulations.  544 more words

Instructional Support

Lagging Behind in Education By Choice

I never caught that I was being tricked back in 1990’s. Yes, what I enjoyed as a form of entertainment was basically an educational program. Sesame Street stuck to the children of my age and waking up at 3 pm in summers and watching the Pakistani version… 269 more words

Alien Thought

Dignity Above ALL

A classmate recently did a presentation on a group in Kuwait called ‘Insani’. What I know about the group is very basic because it was a short presentation, and I am not writing this to critique what they do. 342 more words


Education is the Best Medicine…

when it comes to the ‘Staying Connected is Good Medicine’ program at the Golisano Children’s Hospital

School is a normal part of childhood. For children undergoing treatment, school can offer a familiar and reassuring routine, as well as a feeling of being in step with the outside world. 1,005 more words

Instructional Support

13 Signs That Show We Never Grew Up

It’s safe to say that we all miss our childhood days. As kids, we believe that growing up will be cool and fun because we can do what we want, go anywhere we want, and have complete freedom from our parents and babysitters.  120 more words


Friends of the Animal Center Foundation Provides Programs to Enhance Animals' Lives

Friends of the Animal Center Foundation provides financial support for the Iowa City Animal Care and Adoption Center. The mission of the foundation is to provide support for the animal center through programs such as human education, fundraising activities, and volunteer efforts. 27 more words


UFC Visits PAL to Celebrate Black History Month

UFC Flyweight Champion Demetrious Johnson and Middleweight Contender Uriah Hall visited St. Benedict PAL on February 26th, 2014 with an important message relating to Black History Month: take advantage of opportunity. 223 more words

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