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“My son has a baseball game” are words that I didn’t think I would ever be able to say. Nevada Blind Children’s Foundation has changed that, however, for myself and many other Southern Nevada parents...

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Is Your Child’s School Going Year-Round?

September 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Earlier this year, Clark County School District announced that a few elementary schools were being switched to a year-round schedule for the 2013-14 academic year. During the recession, all schools were placed on a 9-month...

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When my son was diagnosed with a disorder affecting his diet, I didn’t know what to do at first. Halfway through his 1st grade school year, my son was diagnosed with Congenital Sucrase-Isomaltase Deficiency (CSID),...

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The Pros and Cons of School Uniforms

The Pros and Cons of School Uniforms

August 13, 2013 | 1 Comments

Whether you’re for or against them, the debate refuses to go away. During the application process to a charter school, my tween daughter had a full-blown dramatic meltdown upon hearing she would have to wear...

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Girl Rising Is A Must See

April 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Girl Rising is a documentary which tells the stories of nine girls from different parts of the world who face heartbreaking, unjust and formidable situations due to poverty, cultural conventions and unfortunate circumstances.  Using inner...

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“MOM!” “CAN I HAVE MY XBOX TIME?” “I’M SO BORED!” “WHAT CAN I DO?” “I’M HUNGRY!” Any of those sound familiar to you? If so 1) you have children and 2) they are probably on...

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