5 Issues You Should Be Prepared For As A Parent Of A Non-Catholic Student In A Catholic School

While the majority of students enrolled in Catholic schools are Catholic, enrollment of non-Catholic students is on the rise and currently makes up 16.9% of the student body at Catholic schools. Non-Catholic parents select Catholic private schools for a variety of reasons, including better achievement results, smaller class sizes, and a curriculum that is more aligned with their morals than the curriculum at public schools or other private options. If you are considering enrolling your child in a Catholic school, you should be prepared to address the following five issues. Read More 

Art Camp: The Perfect Summer Getaway For Kids That Love Theatre Arts

Sending your child to summer camp can be a wonderful experience, but it can be even better if the child goes to a camp that is geared towards something he or she really enjoys. There are a variety of different types of summer camps you can choose from, but if your child loves the arts, you may want to select a camp that specializes in these activities. What Is Art Camp? Read More 

Have You Considered These Unique Careers In Refrigeration?

Almost everyone uses refrigeration every day, but refrigeration is a technology that offers much more than just a way to keep milk cold in your home. Refrigeration technology is used in science, medicine and commerce, as well as in private residences. Here are four areas of the refrigeration world that can give you an exceptional and unique career once you are adequately trained and qualified.  Mobile Refrigeration Many companies rely on refrigerated vehicles to get their products from one place to another. Read More 

3 Ways To Get Your Child Ready To Start Preschool This Fall

This fall, many children will enroll in preschool. If your child will be one of the kids starting a pre-kindergarten program for the first time in September, spend this summer preparing them for it. Here are three things you can do this July and August that will help them make the transition to preschool in the fall. Switch to Cloth Diapers Most preschools only accept children who are potty trained, so getting your child out of diapers should be your primary focus if you hope to enroll them in a preschool. Read More 

Parents: Four Tips To Help Your Teens Avoid Distractions While Driving

Teens are infamously dangerous drivers, and distracted driving is involved in over 10 percent of fatal vehicle crashes involving teens. There are a number of ways to keep your teen safe on the road, but if you want to minimize driving distractions in particular, there are specific things you can and should do. Parents, check out these ideas: 1. Make it easy to stop texting while driving While states have a range of rules regarding using cellphones while driving, the safest option is to not use them at all. Read More