Opinions

“A lot of people think that they’re not good learners . . . but often times they’re not using effective practice.” - Mikey Garcia, UCLA Bjork Learning and Forgetting Lab Learning a new skill? We may be able to save you some time. A wealth of fresh research confirms that the old familiar methods –...
Bishop England to celebrate 20 years on Daniel Island Next school year will be our 20th year on Daniel Island. The move from downtown Charleston brought many new opportunities and partnerships. The new campus allowed for improved and dedicated sports facilities for our award winning athletic...
Have you ever wondered why you and your spouse keep having the same fight, over and over? Psychologist Leon Seltzer, in a piece for Psychology Today, cites three reasons that this keeps happening: 1. Unconscious patterns you’ve learned as a child, watching your parents fight; 2. Using anger to...
Please clean up after your pets! During a recent visit from two passing friends from New Jersey, my wife and I took them on a morning stroll around Smythe Park and the lake. They loved the surroundings and in fact were very impressed by our entire island. Though nothing was said by them I could not...
The doctors said there was nothing more that could be done beyond very extraordinary measures. After a series of physical setbacks, his frail body was shutting down in the summer of his eighty-seventh year. His desire was for no further treatments and, hard as it was, the family was now asked to...
DANIEL ISLAND RESIDENT PENS POEM ABOUT HER NEW COMMUNITY Today’s Reflections Cobblestone walkways, in intricate patterns, reaching out under my feet Old live oaks, dripping with moss overhead Planters, popping with vivid blooms at every door Fountains, overflowing and begging children to come and...
Play catch with your kids. And Barbies. And Legos. And tag. Dance in the kitchen with them. Mix the cookie dough. Shoot hoops in the driveway. Play cards. Go fishing. Jam to Guitar Hero. I can remember from when I was a kid that I lived for when my dad would throw the baseball with me. It felt so...
READER WANTS ROUNDABOUT QUESTIONS ANSWERED In some of the quoted material in the article published this past week concerning the meeting on the roundabout on May 25, there were too many inaccuracies and hyperbole to ignore. Berkeley County Councilman Josh Whitley continues to insist that after...
Greg Satell, in a futuristic piece for inc.com, identified a host of technology trends that “will shape marketing over the next decade.” The technologies already exist and are set to take flight in the coming years, says Satell. Here are three to wrap your head around. Analyzing your personality...
When my kids started third, sixth and seventh grade at the Daniel Island School in 2006, they rode their bikes from our Codner’s Ferry home to school and continued to do that until they were promoted to high school. Although I never actually posted “Walk or ride your bike” on our fridge in those...

Pages

Daniel Island Publishing

225 Seven Farms Drive
Unit 108
Daniel Island, SC 29492 

Office Number: 843-856-1999
Fax Number: 843-856-8555

 

Breaking News Alerts

To sign up for breaking news email alerts, Click on the email address below and put "email alerts" in the subject line: sdetar@thedanielislandnews.com

Comment Here