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Online directories aim to improve the search for child care

Last updated: 04/11/2019

India Witcher, lead teacher at Hart Christian Tabernacle Child Development Center, with her young charges in Washington. The city has launched a searchable child-care database....

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3 ways that parents can help stop bullying

Last updated: 04/10/2019

This post is sponsored by JIMMY Patterson Books One out of every three children in America is directly involved in bullying either as a victim, or perpetrator, or both. This is...

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It’s Your Teenager's Journey, Not Yours

Last updated: 04/10/2019

The hundred or so parents and teens packed into the small high school cafeteria lounge were nominally assembled for a track information session, to meet the coaches and discuss...

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Getting Creative With SEL

Last updated: 04/09/2019

Finding opportunities to integrate creative expression and movement throughout the school day is a priority in the development of the whole child. Leveraging creative expression...

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25 Ingenious Baby Wipes Hacks Every Parent Could Use

Last updated: 04/08/2019

Whether you’re a fan of chemical-free baby wipes (hello, WaterWipes with Soapberry) or a new mom hunting for budget baby wipes (love ya, Kirkland Signature Baby Wipes, a serious...

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Education - Apple Distinguished Educator

Last updated: 04/07/2019

Anthony Johnson United States As a 4th and 5th grade Science and Social Studies teacher at Isenberg Elementary School in Salisbury, North Carolina, Anthony Johnson is motivated...

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TIME FOR A CAMP REVIVAL: The Return of Nature Camps and the Support for Those That Never Went Away

Last updated: 04/06/2019

Richard Louv is Co-Founder and Chairman Emeritus of the Children & Nature Network, an organization supporting the international movement to connect children, their families and...

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Easy Does It: Camp Staffers Share the Sweet and Simple Activities That Make Summer Memories

Last updated: 04/06/2019

The most memorable and meaningful camp experiences are often the least complicated. From running barefoot in the grass to floating in the lake on a sunny afternoon, from sipping...

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High School robotics team builds electric wheelchair for 2-year-old whose family couldn't afford one

Last updated: 04/06/2019

A high school robotics team from Minnesota built its greatest creation yet, one that has changed a 2-year-old boy's life. Farmington Public Schools' "Rogue Robotics Team" made...

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How Social-Emotional Learning Transforms Students and Schools

Last updated: 04/05/2019

In the picture book The Princess and the Fog by Lloyd Jones, an otherwise happy princess finds that she is not able to enjoy doing her favorite things when a fog unexpectedly...

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