How do you teach kids the value of a dollar? With so many temptations, it is hard to keep kids from developing poor spending habits. However, some tools and tips can help, including mobile apps that teach kids to save more than they spend and make taking fiduciary responsibility seriously.
Many schools have begun to implement entrepreneur education programs to instill in students a sense of building a business and to introduce them to the world of working for themselves. Learn how you, as a parent, can boost your child’s entrepreneurial spirit.
One of the most important decisions your child will make is which college they should attend. The preparation for entering and applying for colleges starts way before the senior year and should be a goal that you work on with your child from the time they enter high school.
Aptitude tests are a great measure of what your child can do, but if you don’t understand the numbers or what they mean, they do little good to help you in deciding the best plan of action for your child. Here are some tips on using aptitude tests to help your child decide on a college and career.
It can be very confusing these days in choosing a major for college and it has become more important than ever to plan early so that the courses taken in high school will adequately prepare them for the career they have chosen.
Once you and your child have decided where they will go to college, it’s time to dig in and look for the funding options. This can be just as confusing as choosing a college to begin with. Below are a few of your options.
Technology has changed the face of education in a number of ways, whether it be administrative processes, curriculum or teaching methods. Students are often more quick to adapt to the technology than teachers! But we can all benefit from these new methods.