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They Saved A Baby's Life--Here's How You Could, Too
(NAPSI)--If your family is like most, you've spent months preparing for the joys and challenges that arise with the arrival of a new baby--and if your family is like many, you've discovered not ...... Click to read more

Summer, Spending And Savings
(NAPSI)--With vaccination rates increasing, Americans are heading outdoors and gearing up for a summer of fun. Google searches on terms like "camping" and "beach vacation" are trending up. ...... Click to read more

COVID Testing In Schools: What You Should Know
(NAPSI)--Enabling K-12 schools to reopen for in-person learning is a high priority for parents, communities and governments. In fact, President Biden's National Strategy for the COVID-19 Response ...... Click to read more

Backyarding With A Purpose: Know Your Personality Type
(NAPSI)--Backyarding--the trend to use the backyard for everything from tele-working to working out to relaxing--has a different purpose for each person. Identifying your backyard's role in your ...... Click to read more

Don't Go Uncovered--Finding Your Own Health Insurance Post-Graduation
(NAPSI)--"I may need health insurance after graduation." Perhaps this is the last thing you are asking yourself but may be among the most significant. About one in five people in their 20s do ...... Click to read more

Redefining 'Summer School': How Year-Round Learning Can Shape K-12 Education
by Megan O'Reilly Palevich, M.Ed.  (NAPSI)--Each day, as people across the country wake up and check their phones, turn on their morning news broadcast, or unfold their local papers, one ...... Click to read more

Parents More Optimistic About Education
(NAPSI--According to a recent EdChoice and Morning Consult poll, half of parents of school-aged children said they were very or somewhat comfortable with their children returning to school "right ...... Click to read more

Keeping It Great To Be A Kid
(NAPSI)--In these uncertain times, kids need music more than ever. Anyone who has ever seen toddlers naturally sway and bob to music, knows that children feel music--and that music and kids go ...... Click to read more

Tooth Be Told: Managing Children's Oral Health In A Pandemic
(NAPSI)--Regular dental cleanings for kids are one of many aspects of people's lives that have been interrupted over the past year. However, instilling good dental hygiene habits early is still ...... Click to read more

Tiny Teeth Are A BIG Deal
(NAPSI)--With more than half of the state's third graders having experienced tooth decay, the Tooth Fairy is canvassing the state--virtually--to help improve the dental health habits of her ...... Click to read more

Keep Your Air Clean
(NAPSI)--People are increasingly concerned about dirt and germs these pandemic days, but many are neglecting an unseen area where airborne contaminants can lurk: the air ducts. Even in the ...... Click to read more

School Choice Can Help When You're Expecting The Unexpected
by Andrew Campanella (NAPSI)--Count the number of neighbors, relatives, or friends who tried a new form of schooling this year...the number is surprising, isn't it? Coronavirus has disrupted ...... Click to read more

The Tooth Fairy Is Now Taking Calls
(NAPSI)--Good news for families: The Tooth Fairy now has her own phone number to congratulate kids on losing teeth and encourage them to care for their smiles--helping to promote good oral health ...... Click to read more

A National Opportunity To Address The School Closure Crisis
(NAPSI)--The COVID-19 pandemic and resulting nationwide K-12 school closures have created a social and economic impact that has paralyzed many communities. The lack of a proven technological ...... Click to read more

Online Learning Made Better
(NAPSI)--Lately, school districts engaged in "emergency teaching" to meet the challenge of continuing students' education during the COVID-19 pandemic. A large part of that effort was ...... Click to read more

EdChoice Public Opinion Tracker New Poll Shows Parents More Pessimistic About K-12 Than Ever
(NAPSI)--A recent poll by EdChoice and Morning Consult reveals some concerning trends in public opinion on K-12 education. Here are the main points: 1. Americans are not impressed with the ...... Click to read more

Smart Move: Speed Test Your Internet
(NAPSI)--These days, most families would agree, home Internet connectivity and reliable speed are more important than ever.  Think about it: How much longer will it take for the kids' new ...... Click to read more

Eat, Love, Snap, Share
(NAPSI)--These days, it's still essential for families to stay connected. The last months have been challenging. More than ever people need family and friends. Modern technology has gone a ...... Click to read more

Supporting Children And Teens In Managing Their Diabetes
(NAPSI)--Diabetes is not just an adult disease. It's one of the most common chronic conditions affecting children and teens in the United States. Today, it affects about 193,000 youth under 20 ...... Click to read more

Water Stations Keep Kids Safe, Hydrated In School
(NAPSI)--If you've ever been the parent of a school-aged child, you know the drill. A new school year means a new list of required school supplies. And these days the list is definitely different. ...... Click to read more



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