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Bring Your Bible to School Day – October 16th

Have you noticed the recent headlines about students being told they can’t pray or read their Bibles during free time at school—even though students do have that right? Here at Palmetto Family, we believe that the Bible has a powerful message of hope and love for humanity; it’s something that...

Teaming Up With Teachers

Teaming Up With Teachers
by Cynthia Ulrich Tobias A successful school year begins with teamwork — between you, your child and your child’s teachers. As your child heads back to school, consider these suggestions for building a positive, collaborative relationship with his teachers: Treat the teacher as an expert. Be...

New Video Series Documents Pro-Life Concerns About Girl Scouts

New Video Series Documents Pro-Life Concerns About Girl Scouts
A newly-released, three-part video series, produced by former Girl Scouts members and their families, offers compelling evidence of the Girl Scouts’ ties to abortion advocacy groups. The producers say the videos demonstrate how the Girl Scouts’ official curriculum and website connects girls to pro-abortion...

Is Your Child Ready for Kindergarten?

Is Your Child Ready for Kindergarten?
Kindergarten can be an exciting time for you and your child because it sets the stage for his entire school career. You will look on in wonder as he grows into a more capable, confident, and enthusiastic learner. But sending your child off to kindergarten can be rough. As the day approaches, you will...

Making Meaningful Christmas Memories

Making Meaningful Christmas Memories
by Lynne Thompson Christmas is magical. Regardless of age, it transports us back to our childhood: tinsel on the tree, stockings hung by the fireplace, colorful packages needing to be shaken, and traditional celebrations with faithful friends and relatives. For our children, this holiday is still being...

Who Should Decide How Your Children Are Educated?

Who Should Decide How Your Children Are Educated?
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The Fruit of Religious Faith In America

The Fruit of Religious Faith In America
FamilyFacts.org: The Fruit of Religious Faith In America Despite the assertive statements of celebrity atheists, national book tours denouncing God and the perennial docket of court cases challenging the presence of religion in the public square, most Americans believe in God and many regularly practice...

Getting Control of Anger in Your Child

Getting Control of Anger in Your Child
By Mark Gregston CBN.com – Whether angry at the world, angry at America, or just a mentally ill, 22-year-old Jared Lee Loughner struck out with homicidal anger last weekend in Tucson, taking the lives of six and critically wounding Arizona Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords. It has become an all too...

What If My Child Expresses Fears About Going to School?

What If My Child Expresses Fears About Going to School?
Most kindergarten teachers plan special activities involving parents and children for the first week of school. Try to attend these events. They offer the perfect opportunity for your child to feel comfortable in his new setting, meet his classmates, and get to know his teacher. Some children are excited...

Will different school hours help children? 9-5 School Trend

Will different school hours help children? 9-5 School Trend
Long after most kids are home, dozens of 6th graders at Elmhurt Community Prep in Oakland are reading, writing and more, until 5 or 6 o’clock. Their academic bankers hours, which often reflect the workday of their parents, is part of an innovative program run by Citizen Schools, a federally-funded...

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