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How to take notes from a textbook

This is Janice, co-founder of 5 Minutes for Mom, with some tips on studying and taking notes from a textbook. This post is part of a sponsored campaign with Post-it Brand, but my enthusiasm, opinions, […]

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This is Janice, co-founder of 5 Minutes for Mom, with some tips on organizing school binders. This post is part of a sponsored campaign with Post-it Brand, but my enthusiasm, opinions, and decades of dependence […]

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Jenny Nanniga, 5 Minutes for Mom contributing writer, is here to introduce a program to help improve study skills. This post is sponsored and she was compensated for her time, but all opinions remain her […]

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Confessions of a Bully

If you’re a parent, please take 3 minutes to watch the video below, Confessions of a Bully. It is a perfect example of how early intervention, education and empathy can stop a bullying incident and […]

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This review and giveaway is being shared with you by our writer Jill. We were compensated to write this post, however all opinions remain her own. If I had only had these adorable Kidaroo Crew […]

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The most senseless death is a child committing suicide because of bullying. It seems impossible that mothers and fathers could be grieving the ultimate loss because we can’t stop kids from bullying each other. We […]

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Sending your child off to school can be a tough transition, especially if this is your son’s or daughter’s first year. Putting your child in the hands and trust of others and trusting that your […]

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As the Managing Editor here at 5 Minutes for Mom, I love previewing the posts from our food writers in the 5 Minutes for Food column every Thursday. I’m amazed by their creativity and a […]

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As parents, we spend so much of our back-to-school efforts preparing our kids for the classroom and beyond. But how do we prepare ourselves for communicating with teachers and other parents, and staying active and […]

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There are many advantages to living in the digital age. Being able to do things electronically makes otherwise time-consuming tasks much easier, and can create opportunities people didn’t have before. Information is more easily accessible, […]

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