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Top 5 Cafeteria Foods for Your Brain

When you hit lunch and check out the cafeteria food to refuel, refuel your brain, too with these brain-boosting foods. 1. Beans. Chow down on chili, baked beans or refried beans when they’re on the menu. Beans are chock full of amino acids that help produce neurotransmitters, the chemical messengers that carry signals from one […]

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The Value of Homework

Contributed by Andrew D. Pass Do you think that your children should get homework? How many hours of homework should they get a day? Should every class assign homework? There’s lots of debate on the subject, but one thing is clear, homework is an important part of every student’s education. In fact, 77% of students […]

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Relocating With High School Students

Article by Katherine L. Cohen, PhD, Founder and CEO of IvyWise, LLC and ApplyWise.com High school is hard enough—for both students and parents—without all of the challenges of moving. Still, relocating, whether due to a new job or for personal reasons, is sometimes unavoidable. While my first piece of advice to relocating families with students […]

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