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5 ways college has changed since you went to school

Last updated: 02/07/2019

As a parent, you’ve probably started a sentence with “When I was in school…” While this is nothing to be ashamed about — in fact sharing real-life experiences can provide really...

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Kids Going Over to a Friend’s House for the First Time? Ask These Questions First.

Last updated: 02/07/2019

Tweet Share Your kid is invited to a sleepover at a new friend’s house or wants to go over to a friend’s house for the first time. Before you agree, you need to ask the other...

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Teens too low on sleep, activity, and too high on screen time

Last updated: 02/07/2019

Only 1 in 20 U.S. adolescents is meeting national recommendations for sleeping, physical activity, and screen time, according to new research by The University of Texas Health...

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The secret to raising capable children (motherhoodtherealdeal)

Last updated: 02/07/2019

With the media throwing words around like “lawnmower parenting” and “the snowflake generation” like they are going out of fashion, many of us are now wondering how we should be...

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Black Lives Matter At School week of action begins today. Here’s what you need to know to be ready.

Last updated: 02/07/2019

Today, Monday, February 4th officially marks the launch of the second annual national Black Lives Matter At School week of action. Supporters will be posting their photos,...

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Reasons Toddlers Throw Tantrums - A Dad's Way Of Trouble Shooting

Last updated: 02/05/2019

One of my favorite things about being a father is watching my son’s personality and sense of self develop. The kid has a great sense of humor and is constantly developing new...

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Education Isn't the Key to a Good Income

Last updated: 02/05/2019

One of the most commonly taught stories American schoolchildren learn is that of Ragged Dick, Horatio Alger’s 19th-century tale of a poor, ambitious teenaged boy in New York...

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Opinion | Let Children Get Bored Again

Last updated: 02/05/2019

Supported by Let Children Get Bored Again Boredom teaches us that life isn’t a parade of amusements. More important, it spawns creativity and self-sufficiency. Ms. Paul is the...

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10 Simple Ways To Engage In Lifelong Learning

Last updated: 02/05/2019

Learning is about reaching your full potential and can help youachieve self-actualization, the highest need identifiedby Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs. However, traditional...

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THE IMPORTANCE OF KNOWING FIREFLIES: A Teacher and Student Inspire Each Other

Last updated: 02/04/2019

Dr. Joe Baust was the former Director of the Center for Environmental Education and a Professor at Murray State University. He has received the honest honor in the field of...

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