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Parents have shorter application window this year more

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Deciding on where to send your child to school can be really tough. more

Dec 28, 2016 2:23 PM Sponsored Content


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Music gives children overall confidence and research has been shown it helps improve math, reading and other subject areas more

Dec 27, 2016 9:24 PM Education & Workshops


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How schools are using STEAM to help students push boundaries of the classroom more

Dec 27, 2016 9:15 PM Sponsored Content


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Kids need to know more than just how to score great on the SAT and other tests more

Dec 27, 2016 9:00 PM Sponsored Content


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Find out what some Chicago area schools are doing to get kids ready for college now more

Dec 27, 2016 7:44 PM Sponsored Content


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Choosing private education for the littlest learners could have benefits their entire school careers more

Dec 27, 2016 7:02 PM Sponsored Content


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Technology advances in today's schools is streamlining kids' learning experiences more

Dec 27, 2016 6:53 PM Sponsored Content

What to keep in mind during your school search. more

Dec 27, 2016 6:21 PM Sponsored Content

Help prepare your child with special needs for the school setting. more

Jul 25, 2016 5:33 PM Education & Workshops

Slumber parties are popular birthday party ideas, but can cause parents the most stress. more

May 6, 2016 2:45 PM Chicago Parent Archives


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The best party games keep everyone involved in the game. more

May 6, 2016 2:19 PM Chicago Parent Archives


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From trains to adventure, we have some great ideas to make spring birthday parties memorable. more

May 6, 2016 2:13 PM Chicago Parent Archives

You've got the diagnosis. So now what? more

Apr 20, 2016 7:06 PM Special Needs


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Want your child to develop critical thinking and better problem-solving skills? Make sure they get exposed to the arts in school more

Feb 8, 2016 4:16 PM Chicago Parent Archives


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School experts share their thoughts and tips to take the stress out of the test more

Feb 1, 2016 3:34 PM Chicago Parent Archives

Schools are incorporating technology in ways that might surprise you more

Jan 22, 2016 10:32 PM Chicago Parent Archives


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To meet their students' needs, some of the area's top schools go above and beyond the basics more

Jan 22, 2016 10:20 PM Chicago Parent Archives


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Giving kids a good start on learning can set them up for success for the rest of their lives. more

Jan 14, 2016 4:59 PM Chicago Parent Archives