Be Safe: Get to Know Your Crossing Guard
Pedestrian accident fatalities are on the rise, and school crossing guards play a critical role in ensuring child safety. Stationed at busy intersections, crossing guards are the ultimate public safety multitaskers,…
Carpooling 101
The dangers of driving can feel much more real when you have children in tow. And when you put that kind of responsibility in someone else’s hands, your worries may…
Welcome Back! The Art of Moving Back Home After College
Standing in the ranks on graduation day, I felt like I was the only one shaking in my cap and gown. Yet, I soon found out I wasn’t alone—searching for…
Building a New Futuro for Hispanic students
Higher education remains the primary path to economic prosperity, but for many Hispanics – the largest and fastest-growing minority in America – a college degree and professional career are often…
5 Tips for Keeping Things “Safe” on Campus
From text books to laptops, parents of college-bound students spend thousands of dollars preparing their children for a new school year. Now that the back-to-school dust has settled, it’s important…
Keep Your Stuff Safe on Campus
Though I graduated from college a couple years ago, my college roommates and I are still crazy close. (After all, we did survive the school cafeteria together.) During our days…
Going Back-to-School…Safely!
Another school year is underway, and it’s always a bittersweet time for parents (our precious ones are growing up!). Most of us can easily recall our own days of reading,…
Tips to Help Get Your Car Ready for Back to School
Back-to-school time can be very busy for students and parents alike. One item not usually on the top of to-do lists is car care maintenance. Whether they’re attending high school…
6 Carpooling Tips: Getting Kids to School
If you live in neighborhood where all the kids go to the same school, carpooling can be an extremely efficient and time-saving solution to get children to school. And with…
Safe Driving During Graduation Season
Graduation time is here! June can be an exciting time of the year for many teens and their families. While graduation is an important benchmark and a stepping stone for…