Last weeks of summer vacation? There’s still time for a fun-filled, educational family field trip!

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Although summer is almost over, there’s still time for one last family road trip! According to “The Educational Value of Field Trips” (EducatioNEXT), “enriching field trips contribute to the development of students into civilized young men and women who possess more knowledge about art, have stronger critical-thinking skills, exhibit increased historical empathy, display higher levels […]

How much screen time is too much for kids?

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The American Academy of Pediatrics recently met to discuss new children’s health recommendations for 2017. And, an estimated 10,000 pediatricians were particularly interested in one of the most crucial issues parents face — screen time for children.  Screen time, including television, the Internet and mobile phones can be entertaining and educational. And, the information they provide can […]

National Moon Day is July 20. Young space enthusiasts can explore the final frontier with Delaware AeroSpace Education Foundation!

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National Moon Day is observed annually on July 20 and commemorates the day man first walked on the moon in 1969 representing, according to NASA, “…the single greatest technological achievement of all time.” On July 20, 1969, Apollo 11 landed the first humans, Americans Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin, on the moon.  Armstrong stepped first onto […]