PCA 2020

Advice & Support

Choosing Extracurricular Activities: How to go from Questions to Answers

Parents often ask the following questions: Is enrolling my child in extracurricular activities in addition to school or camp a good thing? How many activities are considered too many? What do I do if my child doesn’t like the activity even though I know it is good for them? How do I choose the best activity for my child when there are so many different activities available?

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25 Benefits of Internet, Computer and Console Gaming

Can’t get your child off the screens this summer without major battles? Relax! Parents are well advised of the risks of the internet and gaming, but are not often pointed to the many benefits of this new technology. All is not lost. Your child’s brain will do more work this summer if you don’t pull them off the computer and gaming console. And if you can’t beat them, join them! It’s fun, keeps your brain in shape, and a great way to connect with your children.

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Choosing the Right Video Game for Your Child

Parents hear it all the time.

“But it’s such an a-a-a-wesome game! All my friends can play it. You’re the only one that says ‘no’! Why can’t you be cool like all the other moms? Come on! Puhleeease!!!”

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Checklist for Choosing a Summer Camp

Choosing a summer camp for your child can be a daunting task. There are many things to consider and a myriad of camp options to choose from. However, with some careful, advanced preparation, you can ensure that you choose the best camp for your child so that they have a positive experience.

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