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Choosing a Topic for College Applications

Topics for College Applications The essays are by far the most malleable parts of college applications for any high school student. As such, you should use them to highlight your sparkling personality, maturity and/or goals that the admissions committee wouldn’t otherwise get to see. Why waste valuable application space with something the committee already knows? […]

Carmel Valley Parks & Rec Centers Can you even start to guess how many Carmel Valley parks there are in the our community? I’m sure you’ve passed by many but how many are there and what does each one have that may be unique? If you’re a parent or a kid, my guess is that you […]

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Just exactly what is Entitlement?  Entitlement is when a child assumes that he or she is deserving of something that they have not earned. In other words, they assume they should receive something for the mere fact of being who they are.  Within this paradigm, there is not a relationship, or connection, between good effort […]

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Carmel Valley San Diego Community Parent Tips Children are naturally inquisitive and curious. The early childhood years are a window of opportunity for parents to take advantage in boosting their child’s responsiveness to learning. Parents can begin the process at home at an early age with their child. Some things to do with your child […]

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Sports participation offers many physical and social benefits to students – but also exposes them to sports injury risks ranging from minor scrapes to serious head or spine injuries. More than 2.6 million children under the age of 19 receive emergency treatment each year for sports and recreation-related injuries. Free physician-led presentation that are most […]

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If your family is like most, your children and adolescents are still in a state of denial that school begins within the next few days or so given the holiday festivities. As parents however, you are ready for the holidays to end and excited about getting them back into structure and routine. Many parents avoid […]

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If you are Parenting correctly, then this is likely your Present experience if you are living with a “normal” teenager. Whew! Now that you know it is “normal”, then “why” does  his happen? Two basic reasons: First, Immature Brain Development. Yes, it is true. A human brain is not fully developed until the ages of […]

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Come help FasTracKids Del Mar/Carmel Valley break the world reading record in their Read for the Record Event on Thurs. Oct. 27th at 9:45am! Jumpstart’s premiere national campaign Read for the Record, presented in partnership with FasTracKids Del Mar/Carmel Valley, is one day of the year when millions of individuals come together to celebrate literacy […]

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If your looking for a part-time preschool, we help your child discover the world! We offer a multi-day adventure program for 3-5 year olds. We have an interactive curriculum and hands-on projects. We give monthly feedback to parents. We have a low student-to-teacher ratio 8:1. We teach math, phonics, language and literacy, creativity, music and movement and social […]

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For the past several years, we pediatricians were thrilled to have the option of offering families the Flu Mist. The children loved us for it too!  A quick nose spray instead of a shot, which protected them from the influenza.  A nasty respiratory illness.  But now, the Flu Mist is gone. So what happened????  Luckily, […]

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Mission Bay Activities for Carmel Valley Families One of the paramount locations in San Diego is Mission Bay.  If you live in the Carmel Valley San Diego, there is no reason why not to take a trip out to the bay.  There are many Mission Bay activities that can keep you and your children engaged […]

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If you are looking for a part-time preschool in the local area, FasTracKids is pleased to announce that class enrollment for the 2016-2017 registration has now begun but we only have a few spots open for new students! Some of our most popular FasTracKids preschool benefits you will receive are low class ratios, SmartBoard activities, […]

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