Smartphones and Our Children’s Brains

BY CAROLE RICHARDS   I grew up in an era where everyone had one landline in their home without even voicemail.  We all survived and communicated often in person or by phone. Today we communicate by text, voicemail, email, Twitter, Facetime and much more.  However, social interaction is missing.  These handy gadgets eliminate the need to talk in person and …

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Academic Fun & Fitness Camp 2017

Register Now for the Academic Fun & Fitness Camp!

Looking for a rewarding summer experience for your child?  Consider the Academic Fun & Fitness Camp – an Ohio special needs summer camp offering reading, math, social skills development, and more! Multi-Sensory Academics Mornings at the Academic Fun & Fitness Camp are dedicated to multi-sensory academics.  Our dedicated camp directors read through testing reports for every camper and place them …

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Connecting for Kids Meet and Greet

Save the Date — 2017 Connecting for Kids Meet and Greet

We are just three weeks away from the 2017 Connecting for Kids Meet and Greet.  This free event is for Northeast Ohio families of struggling students, with or without a formal diagnosis.  And now, you can win a prize just for preregistering for the event! About the Connecting for Kids Meet and Greet The Connecting for Kids Meet and Greet …

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Jon Peterson Special Needs Scholarship Program

Deadlines Approaching for Ohio Special Needs Programs

It can be hard to select a program for your child, especially if your child has a disability.  Luckily North Coast is here to help!  We have two upcoming special needs programs just for your child – the Jon Peterson Special Needs Scholarship Program (JPSN) and the Academic Fun & Fitness Camp.  Deadlines are approaching quickly, so why wait?  Apply …

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Connecting for Kids Meet and Greet

Join Us at the 2017 Connecting for Kids Meet and Greet!

Save the date!  North Coast Education Services is a sponsor of the 2017 Connecting for Kids Meet and Greet and we want you to attend! 2017 Connecting for Kids Meet and Greet Each year, Connecting for Kids holds an annual “Meet and Greet”.  This free, public event is for families of children who are struggling, with or without a formal …

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Academic Fun & Fitness Camp 2017

Academic Fun & Fitness Camp — Financial Aid Deadlines Approaching!

Applications are now being accepted for the 2017 Academic Fun & Fitness Camp!  Even though camp is still four months away, the deadlines for financial aid are quickly approaching.  Don’t miss out on your chance to apply for financial aid! What is the Academic Fun & Fitness Camp? The Academic Fun & Fitness Camp is a six-week summer program for …

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Support Literacy This Valentine’s Day — Shop Amazon Smile!

Illiteracy is a crisis in our country.  Millions of American adults and children do not know how to read.  But now there is a solution…and you can help! A Solution from the Creative Education Institute The Creative Education Institute (CEI) is the non-profit partner of North Coast Education Services.  The mission of the Creative Education Institute is to improve literacy …

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Summer and Beyond Fair 2017 Info

The 2017 Summer and Beyond Fair is Two Weeks Away!

Are you looking into summer options for your family?  If you have a child with a disability, you won’t want to miss this incredible free event. Organized by State Support Team Region 3 (SST3) and sponsored by the Educational Service Center of Cuyahoga County (ESC), the Summer and Beyond Fair is a free event for families of children with disabilities. A …

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Save the Date for the 2017 Summer and Beyond Fair!

Calling all families!  You won’t want to miss this incredible event! State Support Team Region 3 and the Educational Service Center of Cuyahoga County are hosting their 19th annual Summer and Beyond Fair for Children and Youth with Disabilities.  This free event for Ohio families is open to the general public.  Come meet various organizations from the Ohio area who …

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You shop, Amazon gives! It’s that easy!

Imagine if there was a way you could help give the gift of a quality education to those in need.  Wouldn’t you feel so wonderful knowing you were helping to spread the wealth of knowledge to others?  And wouldn’t it be great if there was a way that you could give to others by doing what you already do? Guess what?  …

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