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Celebrate with Bright Horizons at Courthouse and Ballston

This post is written in partnership with Bright Horizons. Enjoy learning about all the fun things they have going on! Big things are happening at Bright Horizons Early Education and Preschool® in Arlington. Bright Horizons at Courthouse Station is celebrating one year of operation. Plus, the Bright Horizons at Ballston is now open and enrolling! Here is our […]

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Small crowd at EdFest 2019

Lessons from EdFEST: Post-School Fair Notes

Well, I survived EdFEST. It was informative, busy, and crowded, and I’m glad I went. EdFEST is the District of Columbia’s annual public school fair, where families can talk to representatives of public and charter schools in one spot. Each school had its own table, and staff—and sometimes parents and students—answered questions about their school. […]

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Practice Kindness

More Kindness and Less Labels! Shifting the Narrative Around Bullying

If you have school-aged children you have probably heard everything there is to know about bullying and prevention, especially during the month of October. The campaign was funded in 2006 and ever since then, schools dedicate an entire month to increase awareness and prevention. When I first encountered the campaign I was glad that we […]

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