Conscientiousness is one of the 12 traits of social responsibility. A conscientious person wishes to do what is right. A conscientious person does their work or duty well and thoroughly.

It’$ My Money – A guided journal to help you manage your finances

A Guided Journal to Help You Manage Your Finances is the first in a series of journals dedicated to financial literacy and money management. It’$ My Money is designed to enrich teenagers with simple but smart financial information while providing inspiring quotes and guided questions. Financial scholars will be able to explore topics and increase [...]

How I got my kid to save money

When I look back on my life, I think back about all the money I have earned and all the money I have wasted. What life would have been like if I had saved the majority of my money from my first jobs, from birthday presents…etc. I read the Warren Buffet book -- The Snowball -- [...]

Organizational Tips for the New School Year

By Susan V. Schaefer, M.Ed., M.A.T.   The unorganized student usually starts out the school year with great intentions. Here is some advice on how to stay organized throughout the year.   This year will be different! I’ve got this!” Sound familiar? This is the cry of the chronically disorganized student at the beginning of every [...]

7 tips to help your kids’ homework routine run more smoothly

7 tips to help your kids’ homework routine run more smoothly 1) Get a routine and do your best to stick to it. Choose a specific time and place for homework. Maintaining consistency throughout the school year will encourage healthy work habits. 2) Get another adult to help occupy the [...]