Yearly Archives

2013

"What the heck is the 'Dewey Decimal System' anyway?," she said My daughter has been reading a book at school that she's really enjoying. Of course as a parent, I think this is a great thing because reading is so…

They can't talk but they know how to swipe. An iPad, or similar tablet or smartphone, that is. Perhaps not surprisingly, a recent survey revealed that 30% of children under the age of 2 use some type of a mobile…

School's not so simple anymore. These days, almost everything is under scrutiny, including some of our most beloved holidays and traditions. First up? Halloween. I wrote about an Ontario, Canada school that was banning Halloween celebrations in the apparent spirit…