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Best Buy Education is Your Education Technology Partner

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: January 11, 2015 | Categories: Education

The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. Like me, I’m sure you’re familiar with Best Buy stores, but did you know that Best Buy has a direct channel division dedicated to providing end-to-end learning solutions for K-12 […]

Five Ways To Get Your Children Interested In Science

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: October 7, 2013 | Categories: Children, Education, Guest Posts

Getting your children interested in the subject of science is a great way to help them expand their minds while also giving them a jump start into discovering what they enjoy learning about and why. There are a few ways you can get your children interested in science that will not only make it enjoyable […]

The Five Legal Considerations for Homeschooling Your Children

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: September 9, 2013 | Categories: Education, Guest Posts

Guest Post Image Source As a parent, you have a lot to think about before you begin homeschooling. First of all, there’s financial stability, time, and the pros and cons of forgoing a “normal” education. Now, if you’re reading this article, I’m assuming you’ve considered these and decided to take the plunge. That leads us […]

Explore the Ocean with Alphie The Squid – Plus a Giveaway @alphiethesquid #sponsored

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: September 6, 2013 | Categories: Apps, Education, Gadgets, Gaming, iPhone, Technology
alphie the squid iPad

This adventurous, educational, and completely relaxing app has been brought to you by Alphie The Squid…. In my home, the iPad is king. My husband, my son, and I, all have our own iPads. My husband and son have the iPad Mini and I have the iPad 4. My son uses his a LOT. Needless […]

5 Must-Have Smartphone Apps for Back-to-School

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: July 29, 2013 | Categories: Apps, Coupons, Education, Guest Posts, iPhone, Parenting, Technology

Guest Post I hate to admit it but Summer in my home is almost over. My 3 kids will be heading back to school in a few short weeks. As we near the back-to-school season I am always looking for article ideas that can help make students lives a little bit easier. Since we live […]

Join Me for the National Wildlife Federation Ranger Rick’s Treehouse Twitter Party #RRtreehouse #sponsored

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: May 31, 2013 | Categories: Children, Education, Family and Health, Outdoors, Parenting

This wildlife appreciation and Twitter party announcement has been brought to you by NWF and TheMotherhood… School’s out, school’s out, teacher let the…. my son is officially on summer break. Yay! We so need the break, too. We already have several hikes planned. It’s something we do almost every weekend during the summer. See we […]

Help For Teachers – A Lesson Plan For World Africa Day

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: May 20, 2013 | Categories: Children, Education, Guest Posts, Holidays and Observances

Guest Post Image by DuBoix Whether you make use of these ideas on May 25th – the official day for celebrating Africa – or at any other time during the year, your students can learn about the cultures, geography and other facts about Africa, while having fun in the process. The African continent is populated […]

Free $10 Gift Card for Educents #educents #dailydeals #educationdiscounts #spon

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: March 24, 2013 | Categories: Education, Parenting

This educational post is brought to you today by Educents.com. As a parent (who happens to have a degree in education) and soon-to-be (year after next) homeschooling Mom, I am always looking for educational resources to help supplement my son’s education. I recently heard about this new startup, Educents! I know many of my readers […]

Tutoring for kids – How do you know when it is beneficial to hire a tutor?

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: March 7, 2013 | Categories: Children, Education, Guest Posts

Hiring a tutor for your kids is a big decision. You have to find the right tutor, discover which subjects your kids need help you with, and invest extra funds in your child’s future. That is why you need know the benefits of hiring a tutor. While each child has their own needs, most reasons […]

Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss & National Read Across America

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: March 2, 2013 | Categories: Books, Children, Education
Read Across America - Dr. Seuss, Cat in the Hat

As a child, Dr. Seuss was one of my favorite authors. And today, I still have him high on my list. Theodor Seuss Geisel had a gift of making reading fun. Kids of all ages enjoy his books. His imagination was nothing short of genius. I found this photo from when Cody was in Kindergarten […]