Education Briefs

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Therapy through art

EDUCATION BRIEFS Encourage literacy through mini home libraries Make the most of parent-teacher conferences Art forms, including music, dance and painting, have been shown to  have a significant and positive effect on both children and adults. In fact, therapy through art is based on the belief that the creative process involved in artistic self-expression helps […]

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Encourage literacy through mini home libraries

Make it a fun part of daily life

 Erica Cardenas

Make the most of parent-teacher conferences

Expect More Arizona offers helpful tips for parents

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The “Human Face of Sustainability”

Call for writers and illustrators

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Youth Soccer Academy

Phoenix College offers program for k-12 students

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Free on-line college courses

Learn on the go with OpenCourseWare

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Cox7 debuts STEM Journals

EDUCATION BRIEFS Free educational audiobooks Boost your brain power Cox Communications has launched The STEM Journals, a new educational TV series that explores science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) with a fun twist. The show is hosted by Brad Piccirillo and follows his “STEM adventures” around the state. The first episodes cover the following themes:  […]

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Boost your brain power

EDUCATION BRIEFS Cox7 debuts STEM Journals Free educational audiobooks A strong memory is dependent on the health and vitality of your brain. Whether you are a student studying for finals or a working professional wanting to stay mentally sharp, there are some tips and exercises to improve your mental performance.  According to a recent study […]

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Support schools; get a tax credit

It’s that time of year when local schools are reaching out to Arizona residents to ask for their help. Arizona law allows taxpayers to donate a portion of their Arizona taxes to the schools and eligible programs of their choosing. And, the best news is that it doesn’t cost taxpayers a thing.   Arizona Tax […]

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College savings – start early

EDUCATION BRIEFS Prevent digital bullying According to the National Center for Public Policy and Higher Education, 61 percent of parents believe that their children should go to college after high school. Parents, who start preparing early for college and become familiar with the options for financial aid and college savings, will help make college a […]

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