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Why and How to Talk About Race with Your Children

Posted by Frank Brown on Jan 12, 2018 3:00:00 PM

Does talking about race make you uncomfortable? You’re not alone.

From an early age, we’re taught that some topics simply aren’t polite to discuss – race, religion, and politics come to mind. But by failing to talk about race – especially to our children – are we doing them and society a huge disservice? Absolutely.

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Important Strategies to Help Your Child Learn

Posted by Michelle Klosterman on Jan 3, 2018 9:30:27 AM

You send your kids to a good school, you check their homework, you may even help them study for tests. But are you really helping them learn? Dr. Michelle Klosterman, a veteran teacher and Associate Head of School for Academic Affairs at Forsyth Country Day School, debunks some popular myths and shares learning strategies that may surprise you.

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5 Surprising Benefits of Independent Schools

Posted by Ashley Verwoerdt on Dec 13, 2017 12:40:19 PM

Why private school? There are many benefits of independent schools including safety, community, and individual attention. Here are five benefits that you may not know about and may help you determine if independent schools are the right option for your child:

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