Category: Alternative Education

Online or not

Taking online courses is a great opportunity, but it definitely has its downfalls. It is a great thing for certain people and with certain teachers. Sometimes you just get …

Youth Programming

Youth programming can take a number of forms and can be used in a number of different ways depending on the school form and type. The various approaches have …

Mentors – Yes

The “American Dream” is powerful enough to overcome the high risk for academic and behavioral problems in the lives of children of incarcerated parents. That is why we need …

Online High School

“Going Green” is a buzz phrase among environmentalists these days. But few institutions have integrated this vision into their organizational mission to make it a collective effort and work towards …

Boot Camp Survive how to

Joining the military is a noble cause. It will teach discipline, honor, respect, and leadership along with many other important lessons. The attributes learned through training will prepare anyone …

Options for Education

There are more and more educational choices available to parents today, than ever before.  If your child is being mercilessly bullied, or you have a gifted child bored stiff …

Teaching Gifted Students

With all the buzz in education today revolving “inclusive” classrooms and differentiating instructions for students with special needs, there should be more talk about how to challenge gifted students …