Sports play a vital role in children’s lives. The skills they learn on and off the field help them perform better in school and prepare them for the real world; Building confidence, learning commitment, and teamwork are only some of the benefits attributed to kids playing sports. Physical education or athletics is essential to quality education and should be a factor in your school choice decision.
Black History Month: Celebrating Together
Parents and caregivers can make learning about the contributions, culture, and achievements of Black Americans fun and engaging by connecting history to areas of interest for the child.
Celebrating Family Holiday Traditions
Every holiday season gives us a chance to carry on, update, or start new family traditions. Blending celebrations is a way to do all three!
Gearing up for #GivingTuesday: Every Giving Act Matters
We’re gearing up for Giving Tuesday, a global generosity movement held on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving. Every giving act matters and makes an impact. Read how you can help CSFB in our November blog post.
Kids Get Stressed, Too. This is How You Can Help Manage It.
October is National Emotional Wellness Month. According to the National Institute of Health (NIH), emotional wellness is the ability to successfully handle life’s stresses and adapt to change and difficult times. Children are no strangers to stress, especially in the wake of Covid.
Thinking of Choosing a New School? First, Ask Why?
Whether you’re thinking about sending your student to a private school or have already made the decision to do so, choosing the best school “fit” can be overwhelming. As with most big decisions, discovering your “why” is a good starting point.
Passing the Torch: Welcome, Erica. Thank you, Beth.
After nine years at the helm of Children’s Scholarship Fund Baltimore, Executive Director Beth Harbinson is stepping down to pursue new ventures. We are excited to welcome CSFB’s new Executive Director Erica Jensen, a former educator and parent who has experienced the benefits of school choice and the challenges that come with securing it.
Worth the Investment: Supporting CSFB for #JuneJumpstart
With education in crisis, CSFB continues to provide an excellent return on investment to students, the community and our city. Learn how your donation to our June Jumpstart Scholarship Campaign will make an impact.