Ask, Listen, Learn and Scholastic teamed up to bring classrooms around the country materials to start a conversation with teachers and parents about the dangers of underage drinking.
Sep
23
2014
A recent evaluation conducted by Scholastic again documented the Ask, Listen, and Learn (ALL) program as an effective tool in raising awareness and discussions of the dangers of drinking...
The DARE (D.A.R.E.) program has adopted a new curriculum for middle and elementary schools to prevent underage drinking and alcohol consumption among kids and teens.
Sep
18
2014
Great news! D.A.R.E. has adopted a new curriculum for middle and elementary schools called keepin’ it REAL, and it is now being implemented in all the schools that use D.A.R.E.’s programs...
Three mom bloggers talk about their tips for having tough conversations with kids.
Sep
16
2014
We caught up with three parenting bloggers to hear about why they think it's important to talk early and often with their kids about tough topics - like alcohol.  You’ll recall,...
Debbie Phelps talks about the role as a mom and educator.
Sep
09
2014
Parents take it upon themselves to start tough conversations with their kids at home – but, teachers, do you keep that conversation going in the classroom? What red flags do you look for to...
Jaime Borg is the Principal at Glebe Elementary School.
Sep
02
2014
Another Labor Day has passed and for many people that means the end of swim season and the start of the new school year. As Principal of Glebe Elementary School in Arlington, Virginia, I always look...
DC SCORES helps kids say NO to underage drinking by providing mentors and activities to steer kids in the right direction.
Aug
20
2014
The last yells of summer echoed on the field of Marie Reed Elementary School in Washington, DC, as our Ask, Listen, Learn team paid a visit to our partners at DC SCORES to check...
LeaderU girls spent 3 days in Washington, DC learning from a panel of esteemed women about leadership.
Aug
18
2014
We are two friends Cate Dymowski (15) and Grace Williams (16), who had the fantastic opportunity to experience The LeaderU Girl Talk Summit at American University in Washington, D.C. If you don't...
Download our new Grab the Goodies app that's free and educational.
Aug
12
2014
There are always new trends in education and technology is at the center of it all.  We are always looking for new ways to help parents and their kids to talk about the dangers of underage...
Kathy Radigan responds to the viral sensation that became of her open letter to her son about underage drinking that ran in the Huffington Post.
Aug
11
2014
From the time my oldest son was in kindergarten, the schools have taught him that drinking before the legal age of 21 is wrong and could lead to dangerous and life-altering consequences. My husband...
Back to school season is here! A new year means you need to have a new conversation with your kid about alcohol and peer pressure.
Aug
04
2014
Well, it’s officially that time of the year again — it’s back to school time. You have been running back and forth to the store to pick up all the new supplies that your kids need...

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