Category Archives: Education

More About Reading Detective

After struggling with The Lord of The Flies, my son was frustrated and discouraged.  (yuck, still don’t like that book.)  As a dyslexic, he has his share of reading challenges, but throw in some odd and archaic wordage in a … Continue reading

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SumSchool Day 1

Off with a bang……….yeah right. Life of Fred – as serious as it needs to be.  Yeah, yeah, yeah, but who is Fred?  Glad you asked.  Fred is a 5 1/2 year old math professor at KITTENS University in Kansas, … Continue reading

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We are no longer HSers. We are not PSers because we pay dearly for the boys’ private, Christian education.  So, I guess that makes us Summer Schoolers….we SumSchool.  We are SSers. Oh, I remember the last week of school. Mostly, … Continue reading

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Throwing money at public preschools. Why?

I was asked why I didn’t think American tax dollars should pay for programs such as Head Start and publicly funded preschools.  My first response is:  because free education isn’t a right guaranteed by The Constitution….but thats kind of a … Continue reading

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