Published: 12/29/2016 by Stephanie Rodda in Education
Welcome to the fifth annual issue of The GUIDE - our largest issue yet! This informative guide to local resources in the Birmingham area will help all parents and grandparents find the resources they need and is the go-to “parent handbook." >>
Birmingham Parent is known for its great information for parents and caregivers, and many months include informative directories worth saving and pulling later when you need them. Now, you can access them all here, all in one place. >>
Published: 10/31/2014 by Heidi Smith Luedtke, Ph.D. in Education
Kim Langen is CEO of Canada’s largest “after-school school” for high-performing students, an all-encompassing program producing top Canadian math students. Now coming it's coming to Alabama, and Langen is receiving accolades. >>
Published: 07/22/2014 by Mandee Heller Adler in Education
A well-written personal essay can help students improve their chances for college admission. An essay may be shorter than 150 words, but the words one chooses can mean the difference between a “maybe” and a “yes.” >>
According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, over 7,000 emergency room visits each year are due to backpack-related injuries. In 2010 alone, physicians’ offices, clinics and hospital emergency rooms treated nearly 28,000 strains, sprains >>
This article says absolutely nothing about ACOG's stance on a TOLAC, nothing about how to make a birth experience better, including what to do to prevent a cesarean birth (hire a doula, for one), or how obstetric violence is real and that the WHO says that the cesarean rate should be between 10-15%, so research your care provider to find out what their c-section rate is!
BEWARE !! The man, whose nom de guerre is "BULL", is a completely deranged lunatic and has escaped from many fine institutions of higher medicinal dotage. He is to be considered armed and hilarious. If you encounter the "BULL", it is advised you approach him with caution, and offer him craft beer and a fine cigar which will keep him calm until the authorities arrive.