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Group Releases Redesigned Early-Ed. Professional Development Program

Last updated: 10/05/2018

The early-childhood initiative of the Clinton Foundation has released a newly revamped, free online professional development program designed to help teachers promote early learnin

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Here Is An Excellent Screen Capture Tool for Teachers

Last updated: 10/05/2018

Quick Capture is a great Chrome extension you can use to take screenshots of your current page. We have been experimenting with it for awhile now and we found it way better than th

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What The Screen Time Experts Do With Their Own Kids

Last updated: 10/05/2018

What The Screen Time Experts Do With Their Own Kids Raymond Biesinger for NPR Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Parents today struggle to set screen time guidelines.

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Teaching about race, racism and police violence: Resources for educators and parents

Last updated: 10/05/2018

Teaching about race, racism and police violence: Resources for educators and parents The inside track on Washington politics. Be the first to know about new stories from PowerPost.

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Is It Really Possible to Avoid the Competitive Parenting Trap?

Last updated: 10/05/2018

Last month I read Karlyn Bishop’s piece on competitive children and here’s my favourite part of it: “practice losing”.  I even quoted it when I was tweeting the link later

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Perspective | Not just high schoolers anymore: My middle school students are feeling the pressure to succeed

Last updated: 10/05/2018

I invited my mother to visit me at work at 10 p.m. one night. I remember silently thanking the wild-haired young lawyer we spotted sobbing in the break room next to a plate of lef

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Perspective | Will a recliner help my 4-year-old remember his father?

Last updated: 10/05/2018

My baby woke up at 5 a.m. last Saturday, as 4-year-olds sometimes do. We went downstairs and he silently ate a big bowl of oatmeal. Then he pulled at my robe and pointed at the oth

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Parent Guide: Teaching Your Children To Offer Affection To Animals (Optimistic Mommy)

Last updated: 10/05/2018

When they start to realize how cute pets are, every child keeps on nagging their parents to get one. That is the moment when many promises are made about how he or she will take ca

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SPARROW Helps Children Cope with an Injured Caregiver

Last updated: 10/04/2018

"Sparrow" is designed to support a young child whose parent/caregiver has been injured, physically or emotionally, while on deployment. The book explores themes relating to loss, h

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1 on 1 Parenting | The Baby Spot Global Parenting Magazine

Last updated: 10/04/2018

16, 14, and 6. Son, daughter, and another daughter. These are the ages and genders of the Culpepper children or “Lil Peppers” as we call them. As you can imagine, there is neve

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