Anna Duggar took a road trip to visit her ‘bestie’ – who was she visiting? | Wender Mind Kids

Anna Duggar and Josh Duggar from the Duggar family standing next to each other and smiling at an event

Josh Duggar’s recent transfer to federal prison has followers of the Duggar family wondering what Anna Duggar is up to. Anna used to be active on social media, but things have gone quiet on Instagram since Josh’s initial arrest. More recently, she’s been posting about her birthday on her Instagram Stories, mentioning that she’s been … Read more

Homeschool Art Box grew from a Sheboygan Co. cooperative to an e-commerce venture | Wender Mind Kids

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In the midst of the pandemic, homeschooling has skyrocketed. According to the US Census Bureau, the proportion of American families homeschooling at least one child increased from 5.4% in spring 2020 to 11.1% in fall 2021. As these trends establish homeschooling as an option for many families, Sarah Harmeling of Waldo, a small community in … Read more

Monday Scaries or Magic Mondays? Tense labor market demands 4-day workweeks | Wender Mind Kids

Monday Scaries or Magic Mondays?  Tense labor market demands 4-day workweeks

Instead of the “Monday Scaries”, the employees of the mobile game developer Square Enix Montreal have “Magic Mondays”. The company implemented a four-day work week out of necessity during the COVID-19 pandemic, but the policy now stands to help the growing company retain workers in a competitive job market. β€œIt started a year and a … Read more

New York superintendent charged with sexual harassment in HV | Wender Mind Kids

New York superintendent charged with sexual harassment in HV

A former Hudson Valley school principal accused of sexually harassing two teachers has been hired to run a new school district in New York. On Monday, New York Mayor Eric Adams and New York Department of Education School Chancellor David C. Banks introduced 45 new and returning public school district leaders in New York City. … Read more

3M and Discovery Education honor 31 State Merit Winners in the 2022 3M Young Scientist Challenge | Wender Mind Kids

3M and Discovery Education honor 31 State Merit Winners in the 2022 3M Young Scientist Challenge

SILVER SPRING, Md. & ST. PAUL, Minne – 3M and Discovery Education have announced 31 State Merit Winners for 2022 3M Young Scientist Challenge. As the country’s most important science competition for middle schools for 15 years, the 3M Young Scientist Challenge features outstanding innovations from young scientists who harness the power of STEM to … Read more

Newt Gingrich – Freedom of Education and secretary to Betsy DeVos | Wender Mind Kids

Newt Gingrich Education Freedom and Secretary Betsy DeVos

Former Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos has taken a bold, liberating approach to providing younger Americans with the best education possible. She calls it freedom of education. Educational freedom is an important concept because it recognizes both the structural and technological possibilities for learning that have emerged since the development of the school choice movement. … Read more

Growing interest in homeschooling | Loop Cayman Islands | Wender Mind Kids

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Since the start of the 2021-2022 school year, the Department of Education Services (DES) has approved approximately one hundred and twenty-three homeschooling applications, with numerous parents also expressing interest in homeschooling their children. Veteran homeschool teacher Kathleen Spencer discussed why parents are considering the move to homeschool their children. Spencer said: In recent years, educational … Read more