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Christ Church School Open House

Christ Church School – educating the WHOLE child – mind, heart, and spirit! Join us for an Open House on Thursday, 11/30. The event will begin on the playground at 8:45 am. Tour our beautiful campus, meet our amazing teachers, and learn why Christ Church School is your child’s key to educational success!

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Rancho Solano Open House {early learning center & kindergarten}

Are you looking for a Kindergarten or preschool for your child? Would you like a school that offers a strong education and a fun play-oriented environment? Rancho Solano Preparatory School is having an Early Learning Center Open House next week. This is the perfect chance for you to take a tour of the school and learn […]

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Why Moms Have an Important Job on Election Day

The children’s book in this picture is one that my family actually owns, along with a companion book about the Declaration of Independence. Published in the 80s, my mother-in-law tells me they were bedtime reading for my husband as a child, which explains a lot! He and I went on to meet as college student interns […]

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Original photo: Colouring Pencils by William Warby

Supporting Education in Arizona

Living in Arizona brings lots of unique opportunities: year-round shorts weather, the ability to get away with a tiny coat closet, and the opportunity to take advantage of great tax benefits for supporting education in our state. Arizona offers individuals three credits against state income tax that benefit education. By donating, you are redirecting a […]

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Simple Summer Reading Tips to Fight the Summer Brain-Drain! {Ask the LOCAL expert series}

    We at SMB are excited about a new little feature we’ve added to the blog!  In addition to our regular lineup of awesome Scottsdale Mom contributors, we’re including a monthly post by a LOCAL expert! We’re covering topics from discipline to reading readiness to carseats and sippy cups!     Welcome back  this month’s expert: Kristin Cetone, Education Specialist (Learn […]

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Pint-Sized Picassos from Academic Enrichment Academy

Recently my three-year-old and I got to experience the Pint-Sized Picassos program from Scottsdale’s own Academic Enrichment Academy. AEA is a locally-owned (and mom-run!) personal academic coaching program for kids ages 3-10. Pint-Sized Picassos is their preschool-aged program which combines literature and art in a solo or small-group setting – right in the comfort of […]

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Considering Home Schooling in Scottsdale | Part 1

Over the next three days, we have a Scottsdale Mom sharing her insight on home schooling.  Scottsdale is actually full of families who embrace this alternative method of education for their families.  There are support groups available and families with common goals right here in Scottsdale!  Here’s Dawn with a tip on what you need to get ready […]

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