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Ice Chalet Summer Camps

Join the Fun at Ice Chalet Summer Camps this Summer!

Looking for a different experience for your kids this summer? Check out the summer camps at Ice Chalet! From ages 3 and up, they have something for everyone! Ice Chalet Summer Camps 2017 June 12-July 30, 2017 East Tennessee’s Ice Sports & Family Fun Destination since 1962! ONE-WEEK CAMPS, Ages 6 and up, girls and […]

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Social Emotional Development

Social Emotional Development: Using Books to Teach Important Life Skills {Free Printable}

One of the most influential things we can do for our children is to nurture and encourage their social emotional development. These foundational tools will help them understand and express their own feelings, accurately read and respond to other people’s emotional state, manage their own expressions, show empathy to others and be able to maintain relationships as they […]

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Fear Factor: Relentless Fears of the Modern Parent

Fear Factor: Relentless Fears of the Modern Parent

There’s a lot to say about being a modern day parent, of this I have become increasingly certain.  I find that I am discovering new maternal battlefields on an almost daily basis. Battlegrounds that involve the heart and soul of not only myself and my quest to be a decent human being/successful mother, but also […]

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Episcopal School of Knoxville

Setting the Foundation: ESK’s Junior Kindergarten Program Soars

At the Episcopal School of Knoxville, both the administration and faculty believe that “play is the work of children,” and at no level is that more apparent than with the junior kindergarten program. From its inception at the start of the 2014-15 school year, the program has provided a place where students are able to […]

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The Little Gym Winter Camps

Warm Up with Winter Camps at The Little Gym!

The temperatures have dropped, school is almost out for winter break…what to do with cabin fevered kids? Enroll them in the Winter Camps at The Little Gym! The winter camps get started on Tuesday, December 27th with the Dinosaur Ice Age and Arctic Cartwheels and Happy Handstands! You can also print off the schedule here. Children ages […]

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healthchatmom

TN Health Chat to Pay Moms of Teens for Health-Related Facebook Engagement

Are you a mother of a daughter ages 14-17 and looking to make a little bit of extra money, all while improving communication and the general health of your daughter? You might fit in perfectly with an online communication program called TN Health Chat, which is focused on teen health. First, through the TN Health Chat website www.tnhealthchat.org, […]

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PHOTOS BY Amy Smotherman Burgess

The Episcopal School of Knoxville’s Middle School Open House October 27th

The Episcopal School of Knoxville’s Middle School academic program is rich in opportunity for intellectual exploration and discovery as well as creative expression. The Episcopal School of Knoxville recognizes the middle school years as the most varied and exciting period in adolescent life. During this important time of intellectual, physical, moral, spiritual and emotional development, […]

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