Category: Education

Ellen’s Book Nook — October 2017

By Guest Blogger Ellen Lloyd The falling leaves and cooler weather beckons me to sit in my favorite chair with a cup of tea and read a good book. When my children were...

Why Doesn’t My Son Like to Read?

By Guest Blogger Deneane Davis, Lower School Head, The Piedmont School It took about 4 years of teaching kindergarten before I realized the boys in my class were bored...

Sharing the Load

By Laura Simon When I decided to homeschool, I envisioned myself doing, well, everything. I’d discovered that most curriculum will pretty much walk the most clueless...

Building Self-Confidence in Students: an Integral Part of The Noble Academy Way

By Guest Blogger Kelly Heritage, College Testing Coordinator at Noble Academy One of my favorite authors, Jodi Picoult, wrote, “When you’re different, sometimes...

Oct. 24, 2017: NGFS Preschool and Lower School Open House

Preschool and Lower School Open House New Garden Friends School Tuesday, Oct. 24 8:30-10 a.m. 1128 New Garden Road, Greensboro, N.C. 27410 Learn more about our...

Triad-Area Tutoring Resources

Updated by Katie Moosbrugger Whether you have a child in elementary, middle or high school, we know that often times they need a little extra help when it comes to...

Playground Games for Young Kids

By Guest Blogger Jennifer Cantis School is back in session, and while academics are always of the utmost importance, one aspect of learning that is often overlooked is...

Need Child Care? Need a Nanny?

By Guest Blogger Suzanne Isenberg, Development Director for WFRC We know that finding a quality child care/early learning environment for your child can be overwhelming...

Ellen’s Book Nook — September 2017

By Guest Blogger Ellen Lloyd Transitioning from lazy summer days by the pool to early mornings, packing school lunches and heading to school can be a little challenging....

Guide to Preschool Lunches

By Guest Blogger Kelly Gunzenhauser It was the weekend before school started, and one of the chores on my list is grocery shopping for lunches. My kids are older now and...