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The Day I Decided to Quit Law School - Our Founder's Personal Story

Posted by Children First Foundation USA on January 8, 2018 at 8:55 PM Comments comments (1)

After more than five years of working as a paralegal, one day, I decided to go to law school. I did not know how I was going to do it or what I had to do to make this happen, all I knew is that I was going to take a leap of faith and jump! As I began the journey in Fall of 2012, there were many times, I felt defeated, devastated, exhausted, and unable to give anymore of myself, yet somehow I persevered. The most memorable moment was the day I decided to quit law sc...

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Survey Finds That Youth Educational Travel Provides Career Advantages in Tough Economic Times

Posted by Children First Foundation USA on April 23, 2012 at 12:05 AM Comments comments (1)

According to an article and survey published on Business Wire the following benefits of student travel were found:

Results showed that students who went on a school sponsored educational tour outside the U.S. or Canada between the ages of 12 and 18 were significantly more likely to:

  • Be more educated Attain a college degree or p...
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The Many Benefits of Travel for Children

Posted by Children First Foundation USA on April 11, 2012 at 10:40 PM Comments comments (15)

The benefits of student travel are priceless. Children who experience travel experience new found confidence, higher grades, stronger college applications, and enhanced career prospects. There are many more different benefits of travel for children. It also allows them to develop a more open minded mindset and increases their ability of collaboration. Travel can be a preventative measure for many different aspects of a child's life as they reach adult hood because ...

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Family Values

Posted by Children First Foundation USA on April 10, 2012 at 12:35 AM Comments comments (3)

Family Values

What do we define as Family Values? In today's world it is not easy to say. Does it mean having a family unit consisting of a Father and Mother that are married to each other and Children born of that marriage where the two parents are still together? Traditional old family values would say yes.

We think this ideal view of a Family is quite antiquated and no long...

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Parents - In our Public Schools - You are the Clients

Posted by Children First Foundation USA on April 10, 2012 at 12:10 AM Comments comments (2)

On April 26, 2010, Superintendent Alberto Carvalho made an appearance at Barnes and Noble (Kendall Location) to address concerns and talk to parents, teachers, and students in the community. During his appearance, Superintendent Carvalho addressed many important issues and also addressed specific concerns from those in the audience, including Directors from Children First Foundation USA.

In this blogpost we will try to summa...

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On Being Responsible Parents

Posted by Children First Foundation USA on April 10, 2012 at 12:05 AM Comments comments (1)

Every day daily obligations change & we are pulled in many different directions. And more often than not many parents are doing what is best for their children and performing in their daily lives for their children. In other cases this may not be true.

We believe children should always come first in a household. Even if this means having to put individual differences aside. Sometimes it is best to be an observer before m...

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