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Back To School: Helping Your Kids With Their Homework

Students who do their homework consistently tend to have better grades. It’s not always easy to get them to do their homework, especially after a busy day, but these tips can help.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/25/2012

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Detroit Back-To-School Guide

Back-to-school shopping can cost a small fortune, and the crowds can be just as frantic as those on Christmas Eve. This handy guide offers suggestions for local spots to get the most bang for your buck while minimizing back-to-school shopping stress.

08/10/2012

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Tips: Back To School Without Breaking The Bank

Break out the erasers and pencils – it’s August, which means school is just around the corner.

CBS Detroit–08/01/2012

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Talking To Your Kids About Bullying

Being the victim of a relentless bully can be a distraction and even a danger to kids. As a parent, it is important to recognize the signs of bullying, know how to talk to your children about bullies and establish an appropriate reaction to a bully situation.

08/01/2012

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Parent’s Prep: New Technology In Schools; What Parents Need To Know

Children who come with the ability to interact with computer screens and basic keyboard knowledge find it much easier to learn in today’s classrooms.

08/01/2012

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5 Best Educational Apps To Download

Education and technology are becoming increasingly integrated, and keeping up on all of the new educational applications for kids is important. One of the biggest struggles is not finding an app; it is finding the appropriate app.

08/01/2012

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College Student Prep: Must-Have Items For Every Dorm Room

The bags are packed and the move-in date is coming up fast. Now all that’s left before moving into the dorms and starting a new life at college is dorm-room shopping. Here are some essential items to put on that shopping list.

08/01/2012

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Back To School Prep: For Elementary, Middle & High School Students

The first day of school feels to children the way the first day on a job feels to parents, a bit stressful. The two best ways to prepare your children for a less stressful first day is to change as many unknown factors to known and provide positive support.

08/01/2012

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School Closing Alert Sign-Up

07/24/2012