- Written by Kate Vermilyea
I recently ran into a friend who has it on her heart to homeschool. I nearly lost it when I saw her--actually, I did cry. But she’s not quite ready to take the plunge, mainly because her husband is still a bit skeptical about what homeschooling entails.
I get it--I was there about a year and a half ago. And I doubted just about everything along the way. But we’re supposed to trust the process, right? And we are supposed to give it to God, right?
- Written by Karrie Comeau
While it is difficult to think about the upcoming school year in the heat of the summer, there should be a focus on early intervention and a little proactive planning when it comes to helping children outside of the classroom. Beaufort County has numerous options for supporting families and fostering student success. Here is a full list (don’t worry, you can always save this for August).
- Written by Sophia Townes
April is designated as Autism Awareness Month. Autism, or Autism spectrum disorder (ASD), refers to a broad range of conditions characterized by challenges with social skills, repetitive behaviors, speech and nonverbal communication. According to the Centers for Disease Control, autism affects an estimated 1 in 59 children in the United States today. By comparison, this is more children than are affected by diabetes, AIDS, cancer, cerebral palsy, cystic fibrosis, muscular dystrophy or Down syndrome — combined.