Even though schools aren't back until after Labor Day, you still pass by those School Zone speed limit signs. The question is, during the summer, do you still abide by those limits? You may have been breaking the law and had no idea!
Tests recently performed on many 'back to school' items including crayons, water bottles, 3-ring binders, and markers could cause leukemia, birth defects, and potentially severe behavioral and developmental problems. The results of the test were released on Tuesday and some of the products could have been sold locally,
All this back to school talk this week of course has sent me into a week of rewinding and reminiscing about my younger years when I was back in school. Do you feel me on this? So why not take it back with a hip hop video and spark up some memories shall we?
Ahh, to be a kid again. Looking forward to the smell of freshly sharpened #2 pencils, seeing all of your friends again after summer, packing a lunchbox & planning an outfit for the first day of class. Memories of being a student!
Home rooms, homecomings and homework (UGH!) are right around the corner. With another Capital Region school year right around the corner, a local charity organization located out of Schenectady is looking to help with kids-in-need.
School is back! Several area schools have been changing around schedules to prevent tardiness. At least one local school has decided to start later (8:30am) to help kids get to school on-time. They’ve tried opening EARLIER in the past, thinking that if kids got out earlier they would have more time to re-charge for the next mornings’ classes. Guess it didn’t work (shocker).
Classrooms are becoming a lot less fun these days. More and more rules are being implemented every year. In some schools, kids can’t give hugs. Energy drinks, even sex-ed classes, are banned in some schools. Oh yeah, you know that healthy stuff called milk? Some groups are pushing to ban it too.