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Tips to keep kids and teens engaged this summer.   Summer is a favorite among kids and teens, but they can get bored easily. Keep them engaged this summer with these tips.   [button size='medium' style='' text='Go to Website' icon='' icon_color='' link='https://www.bgca.org/news-stories/2019/June/6-Summer-Activities-for-Kids-Teens' target='_blank' color='' hover_color='' border_color='' hover_border_color='' background_color='' hover_background_color=''...

How to Tutor Elementary Students   Are you working with your child at home on homework, academic improvement, etc.? Here are some great tips on tutoring and how to ensure the best experience.   [button size='medium' style='' text='Go to Website' icon='' icon_color='' link='https://www.digitaltrends.com/cool-tech/best-tech-toys-for-kids/' target='_blank' color='' hover_color='' border_color='' hover_border_color='' background_color=''...

Get Creative this Halloween!   Need fun activities for the kids as the weather gets colder? Get in the Halloween spirit with these fun activities and go beyond the traditional pumpkin carving!   [button size='medium' style='' text='Go to Website' icon='' icon_color='' link='https://www.familyeducation.com/fun/10-awesome-halloween-activities-kids' target='_blank' color='' hover_color='' border_color='' hover_border_color='' background_color='' hover_background_color=''...

Enjoying Halloween Candy Safely this Year   With Halloween around the corner and the temptation of eating too many sweets, there are a few things to remember when it comes to children consuming their Halloween candy. Here are some great tips and information on safely enjoying your...

#MyClubStory – Zaria, 13 years old, attending Gary Club for 2 years When I was 12 years old, I helped a staff member with cadets at my Club, and she told me that I had great leadership skills. She said I should become a Junior Staff...

Ryan Bothwell has always had a passion for teaching kids. He comes from a family of educators, his father teaching for 36 years and his sister in her 17th year. He also loves spending time with his six nieces and nephews. “Growing up, I always had...

education.com Your kid spent half of math class with his cell phone out, tweeted his way through Spanish and came home only to spend an hour on a social networking site—and he swears it’s homework. Delinquency run amok? Think again. Before you start revoking phone and computer privileges, read...

Sesame Street in Communities The Big Idea: Yoga builds strength, stretches muscles, and quiets the mind. Watch the video together, then try some of the yoga poses you saw (replay segments as needed). Tell kids that even though yoga is a slow, quiet exercise, it still...

In the Valparaiso Club’s Gamesroom, you can find volunteer Dominic Snemis sitting at a game table with three, four, and sometimes five Club members crowded around him. What are they doing? Playing simple – yet fun board games that help youth with their cognitive abilities. “I...