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10 Tips for a Successful School Year

Now that a new school year has started, most parents are working to help make the year it as successful as possible for their children. Just as every child learns differently, every teacher teaches in a unique way. However, no matter your child’s learning style or...

The True Value in Participating in Extracurricular Activities

Mark Twain was famously quoted as saying “Don’t let schooling interfere with your education.” At first blush, one could interpret that as an anti-classroom rhetoric, but what he really meant fell somewhere along the lines of understanding that there’s more to a...

Simple Steps to Getting Families Involved in the Classroom

The positive connection between parent involvement in the classroom and a child’s academic success has been well-documented. In fact, according to the 2002 report, “A New Wave of Evidence: The Impact of School, Family, and Community Connections on Student...

The Essence of the 21st Century Cures Act, to Connect More Individuals

At PreciouStatus, our mission has always been to connect individuals during life’s most important moments. This is especially true of our work in healthcare, where an update from a caregiver can be an essential component of recovery. Which is why we were thrilled to...

Bring on the New Year: 2017 Trends in Communication and Education

As the year slowly draws to a close, it offers a unique opportunity for both introspection and divination as we peer into the looking glass to try and determine what 2017 will bring. What will be the next Pokemon Go? What social platform will emerge that redefines how...

Holidays Defined Through the Connections of Communities

The holidays are a magical time. Here in Minnesota, we enjoy a quintessentially storybook December – fat snowflakes slowly swirling down to earth, Christmas lights twinkling on the eaves and doorways, lush pine trees and crisp temperatures that demand cozy...