Blog posts of '2014' 'December'

Are Time-Outs Actually Harming Our Children?

Are time-outs actually harming our children?

Even the best-behaved children break rules or act out from time to time, whether at home or at school. It is a normal part of growing up. Punishment, which can be physical or verbal, is intended to make a child feel ashamed or embarrassed and therefore afraid to make the same infraction in the fut...

The Relationship Between Math and Music

The relationship between math and music

Music is usually a favorite class among elementary school children. Older students often opt to continue their study of the subject by joining the school band or orchestra to learn how to play an instrument.

Math, at first mention, may seem like it's at the opposite end of the spectrum. After all...