Archive for Education

Back to School Health & Safety Recommendations – PODCAST

August 11, 2015 No Comments

Back to School Health & Safety Recommendations – PODCAST For the very first podcast from The Family First Show with Marijo Tinlin, we are featuring recommendations from the American College of Emergency Physicians for a Back-To-School Health Checklist as well as recommendations from The March of Dimes on the best... continue reading...

New Teaching Methods Connect Kids to Places Across the Planet

November 29, 2014 No Comments

New Teaching Methods Connect Kids to Places Across the Planet Remember film strips and big projectors?  Today’s classroom is about as far as possible away from that. With the help of technology, the farthest corners of the world are coming right into kids’ classes through Skype and other ways. Teacher... continue reading...

Junior Achievement Brings out the Entrepreneur in Students

September 22, 2014 No Comments

Junior Achievement Brings out the Entrepreneur in Students Family First's Marijo Tinlin recently interviewed the CEO of Junior Achievement USA, Jack Kosakowski about their very exciting and challenging program called JA Company Program which provides young entrepreneurs to develop a product or service from th... continue reading...

Reasons to Buy Educational Toys

September 17, 2014 2 Comments

Reasons to Buy Educational Toys Most of the children today are preoccupied with computer games. With tables and smartphones getting popular, they are now into smartphone apps. While these games may not be bad at all as there are games that are also mentally stimulating, kids spend most of their time in playin... continue reading...

More Difference Between School and Home Schooling

October 23, 2013 No Comments

More Difference Between School and Home Schooling In the school, the lessons are based on the lesson plans which have been followed closely over the years. In other words, there is a possibility that the lessons haven’t changed for decades especially if a particular teacher was not changed over the years. O... continue reading...

Difference of Home Schooling and the School

October 16, 2013 No Comments

Difference of Home Schooling and the School For now, you should be wondering why there are many parents who have tried home schooling instead of enrolling their kids in private and public schools. The reason of course is simple. There may be some issues in school that have been addressed in home schooling. Ho... continue reading...

Advantages of the School Over Home Schooling

October 7, 2013 No Comments

Advantages of the School Over Home Schooling There are many who say that home schooling is way better than the school, but there are still many parents who prefer to enroll their kids in public and private schools. While there are many who claim that home schooling is way better than the school, they those wh... continue reading...

Reasons Why Parents Prefer Home Schooling

October 3, 2013 No Comments

Reasons Why Parents Prefer Home Schooling Most of us have learned that the school is the next training ground after home. This is where children learn values and lessons that they use in real life. It can’t be denied that the school is a valuable place to learn especially to the children. However, there are... continue reading...

Is Home Schooling Better?

October 1, 2013 No Comments

Is Home Schooling Better? As a parent, you might start questioning why there are parents who enroll their kids in home school rather than enroll them in public or private schools. For a start, you are not alone. In the past years, home schooling has become popular. While there are parents that are conservative... continue reading...

14 Tips To Keep Kids Safe from Predators

August 7, 2013 No Comments

14 Tips To Keep Kids Safe from Predators Just in time for back to school, the kids are off on their own. That means it’s a great time to talk about strangers and safety. The following tips from Personal Protection Plans are a great conversation starter with your kids. (Full disclosure: I’m the CMO and ... continue reading...

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