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Michael Solow has worked as a teacher, journalist, and commercial writer/creative director. Michael has also taught high school English and junior high math, gaining his teaching certification from Vassar College and a master's degree in the teaching of writing and literature from George Mason University. His writing has been published in the New York Times, the San Francisco Review of Books, TheMorningNews.org, and the Hemingway Review. He is the proud dad of two grown daughters and the happy husband of an elementary school librarian.

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Family Living

How to Succeed at New Year’s Resolutions


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Michael Solow
santa
Family Living

Santa Claus History: How St. Nicholas and Kris Kringle Became Santa


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Michael Solow
Parenting

A Look at the Amazing LEGO Architecture of Adam Reed Tucker


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Michael Solow
Family Activities

Your Guide to First Night Celebrations


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Michael Solow
Gaming and Apps

A Look at The New York Times’ Use of Virtual Reality


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Michael Solow
Movies and TV

Spielberg’s ‘Bridge of Spies’: Is It Okay to Take the Kids?


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Michael Solow
Read some success stories from bullied kids who overcame being bullied by enrolling in online schools.
Education Issues

Bright Kids, Bullied Kids: How Online Schooling Saved Them


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Michael Solow
Parenting

How Halloween Is Celebrated around the World


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Michael Solow
Parenting

Is Your Child Friends with a Bully? What’s a Parent to Do?


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Michael Solow
TEDEd Club
Learning Challenges

TED-Ed Clubs: What High Schools Don’t Teach, but Should!


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Michael Solow
Parenting

Take the IBM Watson Personality Test with Your Own Writing Sample


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Michael Solow
Seasons and Holidays

Wildfires! Best Ways for Kids to Learn about Them


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Michael Solow