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Tweet Over the last two weeks, the suicides of four teens has pushed the issue of cyber-bullying to the front of our public mind. You can’t open a newspaper, watch the Today Show or log on to Cnn.com without facing the issue. Children all over this country are using technology to intimidate, threaten each other, […]

Breaking News!

by Melissa on October 4, 2010

Tweet This weekend was a weekend of celebrations! On Saturday, as Patrick, Queenie, Megan, and Edmund (our amazingly talented illustrator) gathered around my dining room table, you would not believe how big our smiles were. After months of hard work, our e-book has finally been completed! Megan had it printed out, and there was much laughter […]

The Power of Play

by Melissa on August 16, 2010

Tweet I know you might be thinking, “Ah! The school year’s approaching! Time to brush up on Math Facts and Spelling!” At Tandem Teaching, we definitely believe there’s a place for that. But we’re also begging you  to take these last few, carefree days, and use them very wisely. It might be the last opportunity […]

Tweet I was in the mall the other day and I had a craving for some good ol’ Pinkberry. As I took my place in line, there was a family standing in front of me: mom, grandma and two boys. The older boy,we will call Braxton, was about 9 years old.  His body language and interest […]