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Conference on the American education system

conference on the American education system, on October 28 at 6pm in Los Altos. The conference will be held by an American teacher actually teaching in Redwood City. It will last for about an hour not counting the eventual questions that might follow. https://www.facebook.com/events/434405956663564/

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Conference on education: Warrior or Worrier? – by Po Bronson

Warrior or Worrier? Know Your Child’s Competitive Style Speaker: Po Bronson, journalist and author   I recently went to this conference, one of the many interesting ones that The Common Ground Speaker Series organize in the Peninsula. Another key aspect of education was highlighed: how to deal with competition. Is competition dangerous for our kids?…

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Pumpkin patch!!!

Before coming to California, I believed Halloween was just another typically American commercial holiday …. Now after a year here and just a couple of weeks away from my second Halloween I am more engaged then ever in the organization of the upcoming October 31st. It is a real pleasure for me to help my…

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Tasty lunch box!

Every evening the same problem: how to cook a healthy lunch for his or her school lunch box, that can still taste good after 3 hours in a plastic container? All my friends have themselves the same questions…. in the US it is not easy to find a proper lunch service at school. In Europe,…

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Farmer’s market! – Un giro al mercato?

A market tour? What a great idea! Only seasonal and organic vegetables , the pleasure to walk around the market’s colorful stands, it’s not true that in US people don’t think about what they put into their plate.Here, in California and most particularly in the Silicon Valley, there are a lot of shops which sell…