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Discipline: One Size Does Not Fit All

I overheard my 12-year old son exclaim to a friend that he “just wished everyone in school would disappear!”  My initial response as the...

25 Tips for a Green Pregnancy

Pregnancy is an ideal time to adopt a green lifestyle. Having a baby creates a natural change. By necessity, you’re getting rid of things...

FUN WAYS TO ENCOURAGE YOUR CHILD TO READ

Reading can unlock the keys to a world of information.  Parents are teachers, both by example and by conversation.  Give children opportunities to play,...

Guide to Student Success

Today’s middle school students are receiving more homework, which means  they need more than ever to develop and hone their organization and time management...

DR. DONALDO BATISTE SUPERINTENDENT- Waukegan Public Schools

Moments before his mad dash to an all too familiar school board meeting, Dr. Donaldo Batiste took a few moments from his busy schedule...