civics

Why Civic Education Is Important and What Parents Should Do About It
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Why Civic Education Is Important and What Parents Should Do About It

So, how well-educated are your kids in civics?  Has your children’s school provided a rigorous civic education? Can you answer that?  Do you even understand the question? Many parents would be unsure how to even answer these questions.  Let’s back up and answer this question first: What is civics? Nourishing Tweens is a participant in…

Teaching Tweens & Teens About the Presidential Election
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Teaching Tweens & Teens About the Presidential Election

With the 2020 presidential election in the US quickly approaching, many parents are wondering what is the best way to teach their kids about voting and elections. Tweens and teens are old enough to learn about the issues and the process of the 2020 election. Unfortunately, being old enough does not go hand-in-hand with having…