• Learn to Spell Flash Cards 1
    Spelling Printables
    Learn to Spell Flash Cards 1
    Color and cut the flashcards, and fill in the missing letter to spell what is in the image. ...
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    Gifts
    iPod- and iPhone-Related Gifts for Kids
    Looking for a gift for your iPod or iPhone obsessed child? Find the perfect iPhone/iPod case and accessories for kids of all ages, whether you're looking for holiday gifts and stocking stuffers or a graduation or birthday gift for your hard-to-pl...
    Erin Dower
  • General Math Printables
    Printable Protractor
    This printable protractor can be cut out and used by students during geometry class and other math lessons where measurement of angles is needed. Students can use this as a resource for measuring angles in school and at home. This is meant for us...
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    Teen Independence
    The iConnected Parent: Are You Making Life Too Easy for Your Teen?
    The iConnected Parent: Are You Making Life Too Easy for Your Teen? iPhones. Email. Skype. In this day and age, keeping in touch with people is almost always just a click, dial, or keystroke away. And this includes your college-aged child. Nobody...
    Lindsay Hutton
  • Mobile Apps
    Best Educational Apps for Kids of All Ages
    Screentime doesn't have to be devoid of any educational value. These popular, award-winning apps for kids help your toddler, preschooler, and school-age child learn about science, reading, and more in a fun, interactive environment.  Looking f...
    Colleen Hughes
  • Kindergarten Readiness
    Redshirting Kindergarteners: A New Trend for Academic Gains
    Redshirting Kindergarteners: A New Trend for Academic Gains Kindergarten isn't what is used to be. Instead of half a day of painting and playtime, the classroom now has a more rigorous agenda than ever, including a full school day, math and read...
    Lindsay Hutton
  • Formulas for Perimeter, Area, and Volume
    General Math Printables
    Formulas for Perimeter, Area, and Volume
    Must-have printable for all geometry and math classes! Use this page of diagrams and formulas for finding the perimeter, area, and volume of geometric shapes. Your students can use this as a resource throughout the year to complete a variety of ...
  • Summer Reading Guide 6-8
    Book Activities Printables
    Summer Reading Guide: Grades 6-8
    Print this reading guide full of great books for children in grades 6-8 to read this summer. Find more reading guides for grades K-2 and grades 3-5. ...
  • Summer Reading Guide K-2
    Book Activities Printables
    Summer Reading Guide: Grades K-2
    Print this reading guide full of great books for in grades K-2 to read this summer. Find more reading guides for grades 3-5 and grades 6-8. ...
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    Paying for College
    Top 10 Tips for Paying for College
    No matter how much you scrimp and save, paying for your kids' college tuition can seem like an insurmountable task. With many four-year schools charging hundreds of thousands of dollars for a degree, most families need help getting their kids to ...
    Lindsay Hutton
  • School and Learning
    Kindergarten Readiness
    Kindergarten Readiness Checklist
    While there's no perfect formula that determines when children are truly ready for kindergarten, you can use this checklist below to see how well your child is doing in acquiring the skills found on most kindergarten checklists. Check the s...
    Peggy Gisler, Ed.S. and Marge Eberts, Ed.S.
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    Financial Aid
    Shrinking the College Tab
    The most effective way to shrink college expenses is to think big. Aim for merit awards or fat financial aid packages. There are plenty of other opportunities, however, that you can seize to whittle down costs. Here are some to get you started: ...
  • School and Learning
    College Applications
    The College Application Process: A Parent's Checklist
    The College Application Process: A Parent's Checklist The Education Conservancy developed this handy list of guidelines for parents: Recognize that gaining admission to college is merely one step in a process of education that will include your ...
  • School and Learning
    Student Loans
    Private College Loan Perils
    Private College Loan Perils Nearly 50% of undergraduate private student loan borrowers fail to exhaust their low-cost federal student loans to finance their college education.--Consumers Union report Alison Rabil, the director of financial aid a...
  • College Visit Worksheet
    School Forms Printables
    College Visit Pros & Cons Worksheet
    Choosing a college is usually largely about the numbers (such as tuition, student enrollment, and financial aid). But gut feelings about whether the school is the right fit are also a vital part of the decision process. Use this worksheet to take...
  • School and Learning
    Financial Aid
    Winning the Financial Aid Lottery
    Winning the Financial Aid Lottery It used to be that you could try for that reach school and if you got in, you didn't have to worry because everybody who got in, who needed money, got money. Today, however, as colleges are asked to fund more an...
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    Student Loans
    Student Loan Primer
    Student Loan Primer Our parents always told us that hard work was the only road to success, but if they're so "successful" why are we stuck with all these student loans?--Wake Forest University student, CollegeHumor.com In the summer of 2007, th...
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    College Essays
    Writing Your Way into College
    Writing Your Way into College The role of a writer is not to say what we all can say, but what we are unable to say. --Anais Nin, author On a sunny autumn day in San Diego, scores of college guidance counselors from across the country resisted t...