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Rae Pica

Last updated: 04/15/2018

If you liked this interview and would like to see more interviews with experts like Rae, click below! Thank You Kindly for the Share... Rae Pica has been an education consultant sp

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"I Helped Mama Too!" Cooking with a Tiny Helper

Last updated: 04/15/2018

My 2-year-old loves to cook. In her classroom she is the first one to volunteer for a cooking activity asking, "Can I help you?" At home she enjoys looking at cookbooks and suggest

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Growing up North: Ensuring a better start

Last updated: 04/15/2018

Author: Merle Davies, Director, CECD Blackpool was fortunate enough to be one of 5 sites in England to be funded by the National Lottery through A Better Start, to take a place bas

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Earlier Is Better for Kids? No! Childhood Is Not a Dress Rehearsal for Adulthood

Last updated: 04/14/2018

As a result, children are expected to read as babies and to play like Beckham years before their eye-foot coordination allows them to successfully connect foot to ball. The myth th

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Project Zanzibar: Blurring the distinction between the digital and the physical worlds via tangible interaction in a portable implementation

Last updated: 04/14/2018

It was a love of toys, a shared appreciation for the intrinsic beauty of physical objects and a recognition of their absence in the daily computer interactions of a world that curr

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Lawmakers need to support this commonsense effort to keep kids safe | Opinion

Last updated: 04/14/2018

By Joan Benso and Bruce Clash Right now, evidence-based, home visiting programs are supporting the development and safety of our most vulnerable children and their families in Penn

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How You Can Turn Your Backyard Into an Adventure Playground

Last updated: 04/14/2018

Gather empty boxes, wooden planks, and rocks or sticks in your yard to encourage open-ended exploration, problem-solving, and self-directed play. Mansong Suttakarn/Shutterstock Wha

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The Road Less Traveled: Challenging Behavior and Becoming Mindful

Last updated: 04/14/2018

Tweet When we talk about children’s challenging behavior, there are several conversational roads we take. The first, more old-fashioned and “mindless", instead of "mindful” (

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Facebook Is Not a Diary

Last updated: 04/13/2018

If the results of the recent PEW study entitled "Teens, Social Media and Privacy," are any indication, teenagers are getting in tune with today's digital times regarding security a

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10 Perfect Play Date Ideas You and Your Kids Will Love - Our Family World

Last updated: 04/13/2018

10 Perfect Play Date Ideas You and Your Kids Will Love April 11, 2018 Having a hard time coming up with play date ideas that you AND your kids will love? We’ve got you covered! R

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