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How Schools Can Help Teachers Understand and Address Racial Bias

Last updated: 12/09/2019

How Schools Can Help Teachers Understand and Address Racial Bias Cambridge Street Upper School math teacher Kendal Schwarz works with students, March 29, 2019, in Cambridge,...

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How Education Brings Hope to Refugee Children

Last updated: 12/08/2019

The Jesuit Refugee Service/USA (JRS/USA) provides education, healthcare, and other services to refugees. The guiding principle in this work is to make humanitarian aid part of...

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How Snowplow Parenting is Actually Damaging Your Kids

Last updated: 12/07/2019

Image zoom Illustration by Caitlin-Marie Miner Ong When I was younger, a snowplow was a machine not a type of parent. The first time I remember hearing a parenting machine...

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The pain of being a part-time parent

Last updated: 12/07/2019

I walk through the front door and excitedly confront the mess before me. I’ve spent the past few days awaiting this moment: the moment I can finally catch up on life. The...

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5 Ways to Help Your Young Child Be a Good Friend

Last updated: 12/06/2019

I met my first best friend in ballet class when we were both five years old. We were early readers and could devour a chapter book in just a few days—a big feat at that age!...

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Give a Baby Access to Lifesaving Screenings

Last updated: 12/05/2019

Gifts That Empower Give a Baby Access to Lifesaving Screenings The highest standards of care, right from the very beginning. Your gift will ensure detection of life-threatening...

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The Power of the Sleep Fairy! - Sue Atkins The Parenting Coach

Last updated: 12/05/2019

Have no fear – Help is at hand! I remember one night struggling to put my own kids to bed when they were around 2 and 4 when I found myself watching a war film about prisoner’s...

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Fighting Caregiver Burnout

Last updated: 12/05/2019

Parenting can be stressful under the best of circumstances, but moms and dads of children with developmental and mental health challenges often have to deal with strain of a...

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12 baby-sleep tips for exhausted new parents

Last updated: 12/04/2019

1. Invest in blackout curtains or make your own. You might not need them during the newborn stage, but they’ll be so worth it later on. 2. Some parents swear by infant massage...

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5 Things You Can Learn From Scandinavian Parents

Last updated: 12/04/2019

5 Things You Can Learn From Scandinavian Parents 5 Things You Can Learn From Scandinavian Parents Parenting culture is the latest hot export from Scandinavia. But what exactly...

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