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How Sports Parents Can Become Better People as Their Kids Play Sports

Last updated: 02/17/2020

Parents always say how much they learn about themselves when they have kids. It’s so true. But when my kids started playing sports, the learning progressed to a whole new...

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The Science of Families

Last updated: 02/16/2020

Developmental psychologist Shauna Cooper studies the cultural and contextual factors that contribute to positive youth development. Throughout her career, UNC-Chapel Hill...

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For Kids With Anxiety, Parents Learn To Let Them Face Their Fears

Last updated: 02/15/2020

For Kids With Anxiety, Parents Learn To Let Them Face Their Fears For Kids With Anxiety, Parents Learn To Let Them Face Their Fears Listen Copy Link Joseph Calise, 9, plays on...

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Imaginary friends can have ‘real life’ benefits for your child, experts say

Last updated: 02/15/2020

Send this page to someone via email Whether it’s an alien from another planet, a stuffed teddy bear come to life or just a play pal from summer camp who lives far away during...

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The New Rules of Peanut Allergies: What Concerned Parents Need to Know

Last updated: 02/15/2020

Image zoom Andy Lim/Shutterstock In March 2019, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) released new guidelines for introducing kids to peanuts in the hopes of decreasing the...

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4 Ways to Develop a Team of Forward-Looking Tech Enthusiasts

Last updated: 02/14/2020

4 Ways to Develop a Team of Forward-Looking Tech Enthusiasts Introducing new educational technology goes beyond professional development. by Twitter David Andrade is a Senior...

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How to help your child make friends | BabyCenter

Last updated: 02/14/2020

Playing with friends is an important way for children to learn social rules, such as sharing and taking turns, and to develop resilience, confidence, and problem-solving. Of...

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The Rise of Early-Career Enhancers in Education - EdSurge News

Last updated: 02/13/2020

General Assembly, a bootcamp, will help you master new skills in design, marketing, technology and data—and offer to help you get a job. Udacity, an online-learning platform,...

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7 Life-Affirming, Everyday Ways to Love a Child

Last updated: 02/12/2020

“Name twenty things you love about me,” my younger daughter requested just as I was shutting the door to her bedroom. Because I immediately thought about the dirty dishes in...

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How Technology Can Benefit Physical Education Classes - The Tech Edvocate

Last updated: 02/11/2020

We all know that incorporating technology throughout K-12 classrooms is a big focus for schools. From reading to science projects, tapping cutting-edge technology can improve...

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