• Month: June 2012

    Secrets to Success: Giving Reasons

    Dr. Donna Housman       

    Something as simple as giving reasons to back up our rules and decisions can help our children accept our answers, even when they aren't the answers they are hoping to hear!  I know when I was a kid, my parents would say “I want you to come home by 8pm” and I’d ask why and they’d say “Because I said so”.  The “saying so” phrase...

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  • Month: June 2012

    June 13, 2012

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    A special graduation ceremony was  held for the children in the Pre-K  Moon class.  Many will make up  next year's Sr. Kindergarten SPARK  class. Congratulations to all of you!  Click here to find out more about  SPARK!

  • Month: June 2012

    End of the Year Picnic!

    Jonathan Sommer       

    [gallery size="medium" ids="730,732,731"]   Despite the precarious weather conditions yesterday, the rain died down about an hour before the event and we were able to hold our annual End of the Year Picnic. Beginnings parents, teachers, and staff flocked to the school (many bearing treats) to celebrate. Kids were able to...

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  • Month: June 2012

    June 7, 2012

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    Beginnings held its End of the  Year Picnic for in-house parents  and students on Thursday, June  6.  Kids were entertained dashing  between games in the playground  and sandwiches and homemade cookies while parents mingled and munched.  The end of the year is here in a flash and we are sad to see it end but we are excited to get our summer...
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  • Month: June 2012

    Secrets to Success: Bedtime Belligerence

    Dr. Donna Housman       

    I am continually impressed with how loving and dedicated most parents are in wanting to raise their children in the best possible fashion. Raising children is difficult, while raising healthy, socially aware, and well-behaved children is one of the great challenges of life.  And, lest it be forgotten, there is no degree, on-line certification, or...

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