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2016 Dunkin’ Donuts South/Southwest Florida Scholarship Program

2016 Dunkin’ Donuts South/Southwest Florida Scholarship Program

300 Did you hear that Dunkin Donuts is awarding 15 local high school students with a $1,000 scholarship?  Applications will be accepted now through April 29, 2016. Dunkin’ Donuts has announced applications for its 2016 Dunkin’ Donuts South / Southwest Florida Scholarship Program are now available online at http://sms.scholarshipamerica.org/ddonuts-fl/. For 2016, Dunkin’ Donuts has expanded the program to award $1,000 scholarships…

My Top 10 Tips for Back to School

100 10.  Talk to your kids about your expectations and ask them for theirs.  What is new this year, what is the same?  Is it the same aftercare routine?  Be prepared, try not to leave any concerns unanswered.  Kids worry too. 9.  Get back into a sleep routine, so kids are prepared for the early rise that school requires.  Start…

Learning Can Be Fun

000 Do you have a hard time keeping the kids educated during the summer time?  I find it’s difficult to keep them in a learning mode when it’s all about play time and no school.  Above is a regular evening of sitting him down to do some math, not so happy face.  I can’t blame him, they work hard throughout…

Teacher Conference & Okay Parenting

000Today was the 9th day of first grade for our son.  He’s had a surprisingly hard time adjusting to this new school year.  I understand it can be overwhelming for young ones however, i’m not quite sure that his daily tears are normal. He starts talking about not wanting to go to school hours before bedtime and then as soon…