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7 Reasons to embrace dad parenting styles - Savvy Sassy Moms

Last updated: 09/16/2018

Two years ago, approximately 2 kids and 5 year into my parenting journey, it finally clicked for me. After a girl’s weekend away on Cape Cod, I realized that me letting go and al

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Summer camp, where to begin?

Last updated: 09/15/2018

It feels like it has been so long since I last wrote, yet my summer has flown by! This post is going to be a little catch up about my time working at a summer camp in New York. I

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Camp Superheroes: 5 Qualities All Summer Camp Professionals Share

Last updated: 09/15/2018

After working at CampMinder for nearly a year to this point, I can say this without hesitation: our staff at CampMinder is absolutely amazing. And it just so happens that altogeth

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New Year, New Perspective

Last updated: 09/15/2018

2017 coming to a close has inspired me to really think about who I am as a person—and as a professional. Child care providers get overlooked in this category sometimes. We have h

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7 Interesting Habits All First-Born Children Have In Common

Last updated: 09/15/2018

If you're a first-born child, you likely find that you gravitate to other first-borns, and there seems to be more similarities than just being able to complain about being the guin

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Caring Relationships: The Heart of Early Brain Development

Last updated: 09/15/2018

Of all that brain science has taught us over the last 30 years, one of the clearest findings is that early brain development is directly influenced by babies’ day-to-day interact

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About the Family Strengthening Network: Welcome Baby and Home Visiting - The Stronger Families Blog

Last updated: 09/15/2018

The Family Strengthening Network supports parents in Los Angeles County who are expecting or have recently given birth to a baby. Funded by First 5 LA, the Network promotes healthy

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10 tips to use Google Classroom effectively and efficiently

Last updated: 09/15/2018

Google Classroom streamlines the management of student work — announcing, assigning, collecting, grading, giving feedback and returning. It has certainly saved many teachers hou

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5 ways every educator can lead change

Last updated: 09/15/2018

Educational technology has long been considered a subset among a host of education topics. That’s no longer the case, says educator Mark Gura, who believes a powerful reversal is

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Response: Ways to use Questions Effectively in the Classroom

Last updated: 09/15/2018

Response: Ways to use Questions Effectively in the Classroom By Larry Ferlazzo on November 18, 2017 8:11 AM (This is the first post in a five-part series) The new "question-of-the-

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