Author: Tisha Rinker

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Helping Students Cope with Tragedy in the News

From chemical weapons attacks in Syria to mass shootings in our own country, today’s 24/7 news organizations paint a scary picture of today’s world. As director of counseling for Connections Academy and a parent,...

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Managing Kids’ Screen Time in the Digital Age

Is my child getting too much screen time? Are there good and bad kinds of screen time? What is considered screen time? If these are questions you’ve asked yourself, you’re not alone—and in the...

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How to Inspire Girls in STEM Education

Imagine driving a car with only two wheels. Now imagine driving tomorrow’s innovations and economy with a fraction of our talents in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). According to statistical data from the...