Tag: students

Health & Fitness

10 Things to Know About High School Sports

July 31, 2017. AAA Staff

So, your son or daughter wants to play high school sports. Whether this is your child’s first foray into athletics or the latest step in a career that began with T-ball, here’s what you should know.

Home & Life

10 Considerations When Choosing a Preschool

July 31, 2017. AAA Staff

Spend enough time with toddlers, and they’ll surprise you. Sometimes, it’s by using an unexpected word or phrase. Other times, it’s by running, jumping or climbing with unexpected skill. These acts demonstrate the impressive growth occurring during a child’s earliest years. What children learn, and how, during this period can have lifelong effects. That may…

Home & Life

10 Places Worth Checking Out on College Campuses

July 31, 2017. AAA Staff

Becoming familiar with each of these campus spots as soon as possible will be valuable on the road from freshman to alum.

Home & Life

10 Fun School Lunches to Pack Your Kids

July 31, 2017. Nick Tavares

Easy recipes that will pack lunch bags full of nutrients and appeal to all appetites.

Home

10 School Backpack Essentials

July 31, 2017. Christina Elston

Your child’s backpack is a kind of bridge between home and school, a place to carry essential supplies. But carrying around a pack all day can take its toll. Help your child start the school year off right with a backpack that fits correctly and fill it with all the necessities.

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Health & Fitness & Life

AAA Trainer: Get Your Kicks at Recess

July 15, 2017. Nick Tavares

Besides being fun, recess is a great way for schoolkids to release pent-up energy during the day. It also helps children build social skills, improve their health through physical activity, and learn through unstructured play, according to the Council on School Health. Despite all the benefits, only four states – Connecticut, Indiana, Missouri and Virginia…

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Auto Insurance & Homeowner's Insurance & Life Insurance

When It’s Time for Kids to Get Their Own Insurance

May 01, 2017. AAA Staff

Here are some considerations to weigh when it’s time to leave the familial coverage nest.

European Tours

Touring Tuscany the Italian Way

May 01, 2017. Alex Lobrano

“I’ve dreamed of visiting Tuscany for years,” wrote Sheila, one of my oldest friends, from Sydney, Australia. “I know you’re busy, but it would be wonderful if you could meet me there, because then we could have a real catch-up that goes deeper than just a dinner – and I selfishly want to take advantage…

Travel

Distance Learning Costs

April 01, 2017. AAA Staff

The number of higher education students who took at least one distance education course grew by 3.9 percent in recent years, according to a study by Babson Survey Research Group. More than 1 in 4 students now take at least one distance education course. Distance education is comprised mainly of online education, and a small…