PE, Math and English Go Hand in Hand

By | June 12th, 2013|Prevention|

The Institute of Medicine just released a new report that recommends schools make physical education a core subject, just like math and English.  According to the report…  44% of school administrators reported cutting significant time from PE classes in order to devote more time to reading and math over the last 10 years.  There’s pressure to increase [...]

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How Come High School Looks so Hard Today?

By | July 19th, 2011|General|

If you're like me, and your high school teen asks for help with math, you probably said to yourself or them “what the heck is that? I can’t help you- you’ll have to read the chapter”.  The math work might seem harder today partly because today’s teens weren’t lead poisoned like my generation was (people in their late 40’s and [...]