Under the 1833 Factory Act no child could work in factories under the age of nine; and the hours children could work was limited, according to their age e.g. 9 to 13 year olds could not work for more than nine hours, and 13 to 18 year olds could not work for more than 12 hours a day. I noticed on Jan. 5, I had already left you my comment, but unlike the other writers, you never acknnowledged mine. Guess you were busy. Doing homework together gave me so many opportunities to praise my son for something real. Empty praise is useless, but a good piece of homework is a great way for them to earn praise that means something.Education

Microsoft YouthSpark seeks to empower all young people—especially those most at-risk of being left behind—by providing access to computer science education and digital skills needed to participate in a world transformed by technology. In some ways this will complicate life for parents who have become used to having schools become their babysitters, but those days are fast disappearing.

I wrote a comparison between Waldorf and Montessori that might be helpful to you. It should not be criminal for kids not to attend school and there should be more options out there for them to advance in life. My youngest son is at University and the things he does not know astound me. I hope when he gets his doctorate that he will have developed a broader knowledge.

The census is used to plan for the educational needs, health, housing, employment, industrial, and other needs of people of the country. It’s a double edged sword, but one that is here to stay, even though a certain percentage of these schools have failed and many do a poor job of educating kids.

Hey Amy I am a student at Auburn University and I am using your article in one of my essays. I would love to give you credit for it could I have your last name to put down for it? Thanks for the great article! When we avoid teaching people how to think and analyze, we create a society rife with problems, and this is what we are now seeing.

Socialization to me means socialistic approach brought from Europe of failing system. Very nice selection of reading sites for kids. I came here looking for help to teach my little on to read, and found it! If you’re going out to meet people for a long-term relationship, it just makes sense to seek out the kind of people who you are most likely compatible with in order to maximize your chances of success.