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Take care of yourselves; take care of your children! - Barbara Bachtell

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5/7/07 - Take care of yourselves; take care of your children! [Listen to Audio]
 
Raising the Bar on the Cultural Arts and Sense of Cummunity!
 
A Look into What Education in Suburban and Urban Areas Will Be Like in 2010 Join Susan Turben as she and Marshall Emerson take calls on this vital topic. His school is an amazing place of learning involving far more than the three “R’s. Dr. Turben and Marshall Emerson discuss meeting every child’s needs: A one on one approach? Boarding schools? Home schooling? Group instruction? Education is a complicated topic so join the fun and start to develop your own vision for your children’s education success. Will technology change school settings so we won’t recognize traditional buildings as the homes of learning? Do you feel strongly about supervision and protection of children in school environments? Will future schools integrate parent and infant education, skill-training for teens and vocational arts at all ages? Tune in for an in-depth look at the new global and diverse reasons for educating in new ways.
 
How the Arts Can Make Kids Smarter (click here for the audio)
 
Barbara Bachtell, Executive Director of Broadway School of Music and the Arts
Sheryl Hoffman, Executive Director of Art House, Inc.
 
Adolescents/teens and parents need to cultivate activities that they can each do independently, separately and together! Why not start in a program that has adult supervision, new lessons to learn, fun and enjoyment? Teens appreciate supervision when it comes from a hip drama teacher who helps them learn lines and stage presence. Attention all teens, (no parents!) Do you have a child who needs a boost so everyone appreciates her outgoing and verbal abilities and personality? Is your teenager or child shy or bi-polar or havie a learning disability but plenty of energy and physical skills? This show explains how the arts make kids smarter, more socially responsible and active in the life the community!
 
Parental supervision and being in charge are family matters that affect choosing friends, activities at school and going placesp; how are parental decisions based? Are they based on "W" words? What, when, who, where and why?
Ask Dr. Susan