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The Downside Of Modern Parenting: Where Has The Village Gone?

Last updated: 02/19/2018

I am sure most of you have heard the expression, it takes a village to raise a child. Sitting underfoot of my mom and her friends, I would often hear this saying. It was easy for m

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How To Talk With Kids About Terrible Things

Last updated: 02/19/2018

For the more than 3,000 students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, Wednesday's mass shooting was terrifying and life-changing. But what of the tens of millions of other chil

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Teaching Teens to Handle Tragedies Before They Happen | Edutopia

Last updated: 02/19/2018

As a teenager, I experienced two of America’s most shocking tragedies: Columbine and 9/11. When those events happened, everything stopped. In high school, teachers took a break f

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To Keep Teens Safe Online, They Need To Learn To Manage Risk

Last updated: 02/18/2018

Parents of teens know how tricky it is to keep their kids physically safe while balancing their need for greater independence, but when it comes to keeping them safe online, it can

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Mrs Wordsmith: The Vibrant Way of Teaching Kids Vocabulary

Last updated: 02/18/2018

This new way of teaching kids vocabulary combines the machine learning of Cambridge University with the creativity of Hollywood to make learning the words that kids need to boost t

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The Wager of Raising a Child Abroad

Last updated: 02/17/2018

My 5-year-old daughter, Soleil, helps me choose a basket at the open-aired market in Millau, a small town in the Midi-Pyrénées region of Southern France. “Trè

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How to Raise Your Kids to Be Entrepreneurs

Last updated: 02/16/2018

Nature versus nurture is one of the oldest debates that exists. Are we born talented or do we acquire skill purely through practice? Is entrepreneurship something that we come acr

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The Key To Raising A Happy Child

Last updated: 02/16/2018

For much of the past half-century, children, adolescents and young adults in the U.S. have been saying they feel as though their lives are increasingly out of their control. At the

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To foster a love of art in children, we must teach it at primary school

Last updated: 02/15/2018

It’s no secret that arts subjects are increasingly being deprioritised in many schools, and that there’s a fall in the number of pupils taking arts subjects at GCSE. Yet the ar

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The Key To Raising A Happy Child

Last updated: 02/15/2018

For much of the past half-century, children, adolescents and young adults in the U.S. have been saying they feel like their lives are increasingly out of their control. At the same

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