Camps for Children with Autism/Special Needs: Lose the Training Wheels!

Two exciting local camp opportunities for children with special needs.  FANS camp for children on the autism spectrum runs in Lafyette Hill from August 9-12, and “Lose the Training Wheels!” runs the same week at St. Joe’s University.   FANS (Fight Autism Now) Camp: August 9th-12th, 9:00am-12:00pm @ St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in Lafayette Hill. A new theme […]

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New Charter School Possiblity: Learning Differences High School

The Whole Life Charter School is a proposed new charter high school in Cheltenham, accepting students from neighboring districts, including Philadelphia.  This charter school was underwritten by the Pennsylvania Department of Education as a thoughtful space for learning alternatives.  WLCS will be constructed with the guiding principles ofBig Picture Learning and geared toward students with learning differences. […]

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Plan Early for Happy Campers: Four Fun Camps

“I strapped on my boots to battle the frozen sidewalk with my shovel, dreaming of summer days, which reminds me – where will my son go to camp this year? I love my kid, but I am all for him burning energy on someone else’s watch. And, yeah, there’s that added bonus of learning and […]

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The Big Summer Camp List

I know it is hard to believe, but this is the time to choose your child’s summer camp. And if you sign up now, you may receive a discount. So, in case you missed the camp fair or still haven’t found the perfect fit for you, here are some local camps to start you off. […]

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Schools: Spring Open Houses

The spring open houses for local schools are here!So, if your child will be attending Kindergarten beginning in 2009, and if you have not already made the big decision and want to check out schools, below are the dates you need to make note of on your calendars. And this is the best time, also, […]

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