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A Volunteer Is Changed for Life By Volunteering at a Local School

M. Shannon Hernandez | Posted 06.03.2015 | Education
M. Shannon Hernandez

I can't even write about Mel Ryane's memoir without falling apart laughing. This hilarious account of a former actress naively volunteering to teach Shakespeare to third-, fourth-, and fifth-graders at a Los Angeles public school is a delicious read for readers of all stripes.

The ABCs Of Parenting Today, With A Hipster Twist

The Huffington Post | Caroline Bologna | Posted 10.20.2014 | Parents

ABC books are a great way to teach kids the alphabet. But Author Joel Rickett's Q is for Quinoa: A Modern Parent's ABC shows that they're not just for...

The Back-to-School Book List for the Educated Teacher and Parent

M. Shannon Hernandez | Posted 11.09.2014 | Education
M. Shannon Hernandez

Students, teachers, and parents are getting back into the swing of school routines, and this reminds us once again that learning never stops -- even after our formal years of schooling.

Revenge Poems From Babies

Posted 06.06.2012 | Parents

Babies might not be able to articulate themselves very well -- but don't be fooled. They're onto you. In a new poetry collection, "To What Miserable W...

Help! Will I Ever Read a Book Again?

Annmarie Kelly-Harbaugh | Posted 03.13.2012 | Parents
Annmarie Kelly-Harbaugh

It is normal that a sensitive, educated parent might miss reading. So, what follows is a 5-step program for reclaiming The Book.