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Are Private School Teachers Required to be Certified?

Private school isn’t regulated the same way that public schools are, and most administrators at private middle schools and high schools are allowed to determine policies regarding hiring and requirements. So what rules and requirements do govern private school teachers? Most states take a hands-off approach when it comes to private education, requiring something along the lines of a bachelor’s…

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How to Choose the Best Early Education Program for Your Child in 3 Steps

There’s ever-mounting research that early education benefits children throughout their whole lives, keeping them out of trouble as adolescents and leading to higher achievement levels as adults. Those benefits are compounded in private schools, which generally have smaller class sizes and more involved faculty and parents than their public counterparts. But how can you choose a school? Even looking at…

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Cougs for Kids Coat Drive, Benefitting NW Region Foster Kids, Now Through December 14

As the winter holidays creep closer, it’s easy to get caught up in the materialistic nature of the holiday season. But a Washington State University (WSU) Global Students organization called “Cougs for Kids” is putting the attention right back where it belongs, collecting warm winter coats and monetary donations for foster children in the Northwest region. Cougs for Kids has…

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Keep Your Children Active, Playful, and Engaged

Is your child getting enough playful exercise? Have you thought about mommy and me fitness classes? Granted, many of the mommy and me exercise classes are thought of as baby and toddler gym classes, it’s never too early to start your child down the right road with fitness and active play The CDC tells us that female children, in particular,…

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