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Mattering Matters

Jennifer Breheny Wallace’s Never Enough: When Achievement Culture Becomes Toxic – and What We Can Do About It, is jam-packed with data, analysis, and advice

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Lisa Schalk, Smart City Kids educational specialist, seasoned parent, and veteran teacher, demystifies “positive risk taking” as it applies to education, and discusses why it

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What K-12 Schools Look For

In the words of veteran Smart City Kids Consultant Adriana Payne, “Every school is looking for a bright enthusiastic learner who will complement the cohort.”

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K-12 School Rankings

U.S. News & World Report and Niche. Two organizations that claim to offer K-12 school and college rankings from the very best on down. Although

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Mastering Essay Writing

When it comes to crafting compelling school application essays, mastering the art of essay writing is essential. Not only should you know what to write,

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