Month: March 2015

Homework, the dreaded bane of parent and student alike or practice makes perfect?  Tim, Jon, and Paul weigh in on this topic and how to cope with the I don’t want to and the OMG there is so much!!  Does …

Show #8: Homework, or, How To Go From 0-Whinety in Six Seconds Flat Read More »

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This week, the Beer Dads tackle a road that is fraught with potholes, land mines, and the occasional semi-truck in the wrong lane coming at you.  What happens when you and your spouse/mother of your child disagree on anything related …

Show #7 – House Divided: When Parents Think Differently Read More »

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School choice is a luxury we have in the local system here, where you are not tied to your neighborhood school.  If you can make the case, you can go to a magnet school or a different school in your …

Show #6, School Choice: Figuring out how your child learns Read More »

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Jon here. I’ve had the great pleasure of spending the last week with my wife, my mother and her significant other vacationing in a little town in England called Aldeburgh (pronounced All-bruh). I won’t bore you with all the details, …

Jon’s Beercation Read More »

Our friend of the show Brian Wright is back for round 2 with his take on Social Media and our kids.  This will be the first of many discussion on the changing ways our kids communicate.  When we were kids, …

Show # 5 – Social Media and what it does to dads. Read More »

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