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April is Math Awareness Month

The theme for Math Awareness Month 2014 is Mathematics, Magic, and Mystery. It celebrates Martin Gardner and features 30 days of videos and articles on mathematical magic tricks, mysteries, puzzles, illusions, and more. Check out National Education Association website for …

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What to do for Earth Day – Tues April 22d

Get your kids out and start appreciating our beautiful planet – here are some great ideas for 2014 Earth Day – Earth Day at Union Station: April 21-23, 2014. The celebration will feature interactive, eco-friendly exhibits and activities to raise awareness …

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10 Things Autism Parents Wish You Knew

April is Autism Awareness Month. Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and autism are both general terms for a group of complex disorders of brain development. These disorders are characterized, in varying degrees, by difficulties in social interaction, verbal and nonverbal communication …

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My First Parent Teacher Conference By CareLuLu

There is something about sitting down with your child’s teacher that really makes you feel like you’ve crossed over a divide. If becoming a mother didn’t make you feel like a grown up, sitting down for your first parent-teacher conference …

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Largest STEM Event in the US Coming to DC April 26-27

April 26-27: USA Science & Engineering Festival Expo Inspires Kids to Explore STEM Careers; Free Event Has 3,000 Hands-on Exhibits and Science Celebs. Designed to inspire the next generation of innovators, the Festival Expo is a free, family-friendly expo that allows kids …

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Family Hikes in DC Area National Parks

It has felt like a long winter as April is finally arriving. Don’t get me wrong, I love winter, in particular snow because it provides many creative and adventurous activities for kids to do outside. At the beginning of March …

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