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Making Memories: Carving out Quality Time With Your Kids as a Working Parent

Being a parent is tough, but when you add in the demands of a full-time job on top of the day to day ins and outs of running a household? It can seem nearly impossible to carve out time to spend together as a family. Of course, there’s also the fear you’re doing your kids a disservice by not being… Read More

Carving out quality family time with your kids

Healthy Eating, Your Kids and National Snack Food Month

February is National Snack Food Month. This is the perfect opportunity to show your kids how healthy snacks are the best snacks for their growing minds and bodies! Let’s face it, kids aren’t always enthusiastic about healthy eating. But both parents and educators know the more interested and involved a kid is with what they’re trying to do, the more… Read More

National Snack Food Month

How to Help Kids Explore Their Interests During National Hobby Month

Every kid should have something they enjoy doing outside of school. National Hobby Month is a great way to help your child explore hobbies he may not be aware of! Why hobbies? Adults aren’t the only ones who benefit from having a hobby. Hobbies are an enjoyable way to gain new skills and learn something new about yourself and the… Read More

3 Reasons Investing in your Child’s Preschool Education Beats the Stock Market

Investing in your child’s preschool education will yield a greater return than the stock market. Cost-benefit analyses reveal that for every dollar invested in early childhood education, there is more than a $10 return in terms of cost savings in the following areas: remedial education economic well-being criminal justice tax revenues Adjusted for inflation, the annual return of investing in… Read More

To Grade or Not To Grade

Creating opportunities that spark intrinsic motivation. Leaders in the field of education have spent lots of time addressing the question of annual assessment in the form of standardized testing and fashioning report cards. At Voyagers’ Community School, in Eatontown, New Jersey, we understand this is short-sighted. Instead, we dedicate time to discussing intrinsic motivation. What makes students want to do… Read More

Trunk or Treat

Each year Voyagers’ Community School hosts Trunk or Treat for our students, their siblings, and parents. Over time, parents have become more and more creative with costumes, decorations, and even interactive games. This year we had a farm with a rooster in Alexia’s car, an arcade game in Melissa’s car and spooktacular experiences all around the parking lot. The staff… Read More

GreatNonprofits Award

Voyagers’ Community has been selected as the one of the 2017 Top-Rated Nonprofits using GreatNonprofits. Read inspiring stories about us and add your own!  

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