- December 1st, 2013
Want your child to excel in school? A study by the University of North Texas found that cardiorespiratory fitness consistently boosted grades on reading and math tests. Among sixth grade students, the fittest scored 30 percent higher than average, while the less fit scored 20 percent lower.
- October 1st, 2013
October is the perfect time for your teenager to make the rounds on college tours. But how do you decide which one to attend? Some will go for athletics, academics, or the distance from the school to your home. But what about taking a greener approach?
- May 1st, 2013
The passion Marge Perry has for all things culinary is obvious when you talk about her cooking program at the Kip’s Bay Boys and Girls Club in the Bronx. The club is a nonprofit organization that provides programs and activities for kids from 6 to 18 that “instill a sense of competence, a sense of belonging, and a sense of power and influence,” according to their website.How Marge Perry’s “happy accident” helped teens make healthier choicesBy Amy Vergin