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Teachers & Students: How to Spot the Best Ones! The average student is guided by an average of 80 teachers from kindergarten through college, while the average teacher serves 500 – 3,000 students over a twenty-five year career. This relationship, the one between the teacher and the learner, fills our lives, but once it is over, is probably not revisited as much as it should be. This month, we are taking a careful look at the qualities that students loved most in the educator who inspired them through adulthood and sharing what traits help certain students stand out from the thousands of others that fill the desks of a teacher’s classroom. Read the Full Story
Mother’s Day Presents and Pampering What every mother really wants on Mother’s Day is just for her beloved family to show her appreciation of a job well done. Acknowledging her daily sacrifices does not require jewelry or a kids-free day at the spa because these moms are happy to be surrounded by her grateful brood with or without the attempt of breakfast in bed. But for fathers and kids who are wondering what to do for the woman who does it all for them, here are some suggestions from those wonderful moms themselves. Read the Full Story
Eight Great Gifts for Your High School Graduate The sounds of “Pomp & Circumstance” fill the air as we approach graduation season. When your graduate closes the door to childhood, you want to give him a gift that reflects that milestone. Stuck for ideas? No matter what your budget, you are sure to find a great gift for your graduate here: Read the Full Story
'Tis the Season for Allergy Management Our magazine had a chance to sit down with 2 fantastic seasoned professionals who shared an inside track on managing seasonal allergies. It does not have to be as complicated as it may seem. "First and foremost, it is all about the kids, their health and getting the education they need,” said Patsy Davis, health services coordinator with DeSoto County Schools. The district is actually Mississippi’s largest with more than 33,000 students in 42 schools countywide. "To be honest with you, allergies probably are our biggest health concern - and that is including all the allergies," said Susan Hardy, assistant nursing supervisor. Hardy added that there are more cases of allergies than diabetes or any other condition. Read the Full Story
1-2-3 Magic Parenting Seminar Would you like to reduce screaming and increase obedience while avoiding corporal punishment? If so, this parenting seminar is for you. Read the Full Story
We're Looking to Honor the “Coolest Kids” in Mississippi! Are you the parent of a really cool kid? Does your child have a special talent or enjoy a unique hobby? Is your little one a great singer, dancer, soccer player, artist, or winner of science fairs? Does your child bake amazing cookies, overcome huge obstacles, or help others in acts of charity? If so, we want to hear about it! Read the Full Story

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