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Did You Like What President Obama Said About Education?

Credit: Nicholas Kamm, AFP/Getty Images We've been talking a lot about education on the Chatterbox recently. Perhaps President Obama is a fan, since he talked quite a bit about education in last night's State of the Union Address. ...
He emphasized the importance of parents in the educational process, saying that "It's family that first instills the love of learning in a child. Only parents can make sure the TV is turned off and homework gets done."

Will You Watch Obama's State of the Union Speech With Your Kids?

Are you going to watch the State of the Union? Credit: Barbara Walton, AP
President Barack Obama will deliver his State of the Union Speech tonight at 9 pm EST. I was wondering: Will you watch it with your kids?
I don't remember wat...
I don't remember watching the State of the Union address when I was young. Then again, politics wasn't as volatile back then.

President Obama Shares 5 Things Students Should Know Before Heading to College

Study more, worry less. Credit: Getty Images
As college students prepare for a new school year, many have visions of all-nighters, ramen noodles and massive school loans dancing in their heads. President Obama is easing some of their conce...

Sasha Obama Celebrates 9th Birthday With a Pizza Party

President Obama and Sasha during a family vacation in Hawaii in January. Credit: Getty Images
Between private concerts with the Jonas Brothers and trips to the set of the new Harry Potter movie, being President Obama's daughter certainly has it...

For Michigan High School Grads, the Prize is Obama

President Obama delivers the commencement address for Kalamazoo Central High School, the winner of the 2010 Race to the Top High School Commencement Challenge, on June 7.Credit: Paul Sancya, AP
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) - The prize in a national comp...

This is How We Roll: Kids Hit White House Lawn for Easter Egg Roll

President Obama interacts with children during the annual White House Easter Egg Roll on the South Lawn April 5. Credit: Alex Wong, Getty Images
President Obama hosted the annual White House Easter Egg Roll in Washington, D.C. today, but pushing...

Mother Gets Friendly Note - From the President of the United States

Stamped signature? Not on this letter. Credit: Courtesy of clickondetroit.com
You pick up the mail, and it's the same old stuff. Bills, bills, bills, credit card offer, letter from the President of the United States.
What?! Tiffany Smith d...

Sarah Palin the Hero In New Children's Book

"Help! Mom! Radicals Are Ruining My Country!" Credit: Courtesy Katharine DeBrecht
A character named "Governor Sarah" helps two little boys fight for their swing-set business despite a scheming president named "Marxus" out to destroy them with hig...

California Parents Protest Harvey Milk Day

Credit: Max Whittaker, Getty Images
First introduced in 2008, Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger signed the bill last week to create Harvey Milk Day in honor of the first openly gay person to be elected to a high office of a major American city. Accor...

White House Annoyed by School Lunch Campaign

Did this public service announcement cross the line? Credit: Physicians Committee For Responsible Medicine
When it comes to the First Daughters, everything is off-limits. Even if it's for a good cause. White House officials are annoyed by a...

Sasha And Malia Get Surprise Swing Set

The adorable first daughters had a nice surprise when they got home from school yesterday. Not the puppy (not yet, anyway), but something almost as good -- a brand new wooden swing set. They squealed with delight upon seeing it, said a spokeswoman...

Obama kids will live ordinary life in extraordinary location

Media scrutiny of the Obama family was unrelenting during the recent presidential campaign, and now that the First Family is preparing for life in the White House, the glare is sure to intensify. With two young children in the equation, it's hard to ...

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