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FIVE GREAT TIPS TO HELP YOU HIRE THE BEST TUTOR

FIVE GREAT TIPS TO HELP YOU HIRE THE BEST TUTOR

Michele Borba October 16, 2007 Comments Off on FIVE GREAT TIPS TO HELP YOU HIRE THE BEST TUTOR

REALITY CHECK Can you name one of the fastest growing businesses in this country tailored to children (P.S. $4.3 billion yearly)?? There’s no doubt about it–tutoring has turned into a billion dollar business. Tutor

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RISKY TEEN BEHAVIORS: Underage Drinking and Binge Drinking

RISKY TEEN BEHAVIORS: Underage Drinking and Binge Drinking

Michele Borba October 14, 2007 1

Underage drinking has been a rite of passage and test of rebellion for generations, but these days kids are doing more than just sneaking a quick sip or slamming a beer. These days teens

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RISKY TEEN BEHAVIORS: Cold and Cough Medication Addiction

RISKY TEEN BEHAVIORS: Cold and Cough Medication Addiction

Michele Borba October 8, 2007 2

This us the fourth in a series of Risky Teen Behaviors from a segment I did for the NBC Today Show. This next risky teen behavior is right in your medicine cabinet. Taking cough

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RISKY TEEN BEHAVIORS SERIES: Steroid Use

RISKY TEEN BEHAVIORS SERIES: Steroid Use

Michele Borba October 6, 2007 Comments Off on RISKY TEEN BEHAVIORS SERIES: Steroid Use

This blog is the third in a series of Risky Teen Behaviors that I did for the Today show last week. Please pass these blogs on to educators and parents. What I found is

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RISKY TEEN BEHAVIOR SERIES: Online Gambling

RISKY TEEN BEHAVIOR SERIES: Online Gambling

Michele Borba October 4, 2007 Comments Off on RISKY TEEN BEHAVIOR SERIES: Online Gambling

Here is the second in my series on Risky Teen Behaviors that I did for the NBC Today Show last week. Most of these games are addicting. They are starting EARLIER and the majority

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SPOTLIGHT ON CHARACTER:  FRESHMAN SEMINAR AT SAUQUOIT HIGH SCHOOL IN UPSTATE NEW YORK  “LEARN IT – LIVE IT – GIVE IT”

SPOTLIGHT ON CHARACTER: FRESHMAN SEMINAR AT SAUQUOIT HIGH SCHOOL IN UPSTATE NEW YORK “LEARN IT – LIVE IT – GIVE IT”

Michele Borba September 10, 2007 Comments Off on SPOTLIGHT ON CHARACTER: FRESHMAN SEMINAR AT SAUQUOIT HIGH SCHOOL IN UPSTATE NEW YORK “LEARN IT – LIVE IT – GIVE IT”

Last week I had the privilege of working with Oneida BOCES in Upstate New York delivering keynote addresses to over 3000 of their teachers on moral education. While there I talked in length with

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Here’s to Single Moms!  The New Trend in Single Motherhood

Here’s to Single Moms! The New Trend in Single Motherhood

Michele Borba September 7, 2007 Comments Off on Here’s to Single Moms! The New Trend in Single Motherhood

Reality Check: Did you know that the US Census Bureau says 36% of all births are to single mothers? Whenever I hear someone say, “How does she do it?” a single mom comes to

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The Best Ways to Say Goodbye to Your College Bound Kid

The Best Ways to Say Goodbye to Your College Bound Kid

Michele Borba August 29, 2007 Comments Off on The Best Ways to Say Goodbye to Your College Bound Kid

After all the test-taking, application filling, essay editing, campus touring, and acceptance-waiting, the big event is almost here: dropping your child off at college. You’d think that would be the easy part, but move-in

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Barry Bonds Broke the Home Run Record: So Have You Talked To Your Kids About Steroids?

Barry Bonds Broke the Home Run Record: So Have You Talked To Your Kids About Steroids?

Michele Borba August 18, 2007 Comments Off on Barry Bonds Broke the Home Run Record: So Have You Talked To Your Kids About Steroids?

Think steroids are for teens? Well, think again. A recent survey found that kids as young as ten (fifth graders!) are taking illegal steroids to do better in sports. And it isn’t just boys

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PARENTING SECRETS for SURVIVING THOSE ROAD TRIPS WITH THE KIDS

PARENTING SECRETS for SURVIVING THOSE ROAD TRIPS WITH THE KIDS

Michele Borba July 23, 2007 Comments Off on PARENTING SECRETS for SURVIVING THOSE ROAD TRIPS WITH THE KIDS

The Travel Industry Association reports we usually take eight to ten car trips with the kids this summer. Each trek is bound to be a fun family memory, right? Well, not always. Most parents’

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