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Blog Archives 2017-11-21T16:10:42+00:00

Filling the Gaps: Sharing Ideas for How to Help Grandkids Learn, Grow and Be Healthy (in spite of all the negative influences young people face today)

There’s been much in the news lately about grandparents raising their grandkids due to factors such as military deployments and parental death or incarceration due to the opioid epidemic. More grandparents are also providing childcare for working parents, giving them a growing influence in […]

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Solve This: Sophia's New Pet

Sophia successfully spells her final word: “R-O-T-I-S-S-E-R-I-E.”

The Charleston Middle School Spelling Bee crowd cheers wildly. But to her, it doesn’t seem fair, since she sees the word Rotisserie over the roasting chickens every time she and her mom go to the grocery store. However, she decides she’d worked hard for […]

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3 Barriers to Improving Cancer Research

What’s preventing our great medical minds from developing effective cancer treatments? What all successful organizations have in common that is missing in medical research is the following: 1. Access to information. 2. Fast, reliable product development processes. 3. A culture of collaboration.

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Educating Your Grandchild: Filling the Void

As grandparents, we know the importance of education. We value the teaching profession and the importance of providing them with the right tools, resources and rewards to be successful and motivated. As we do, I am confident that we will restore our global leadership position in education and dramatically improve […]