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12 signs you're a better parent than you think you are

Last updated: 12/26/2019

Parenting and life Quick show of hands – who is winning at parenting, all day every day? Oh there are certainly good days, days when the sun is shining and everyone is well...

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Toddler Sleep Guidelines You Need to Know

Last updated: 12/26/2019

Toddler Sleep Guidelines You Need to Know Toddler Sleep Guidelines You Need to Know Follow these toddler sleep tips to make sure your little one gets enough rest throughout the...

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There are ways to help children who suffer from mental health conditions. Why don’t we use them?

Last updated: 12/25/2019

There are ways to help children who suffer from mental health conditions. Why don’t we use them? By Jeffrey Vanderploeg Special to Hartford Courant | Dec 22, 2019 | 6:00...

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What it Looks Like to Promote Young Children's Growth and Discovery

Last updated: 12/25/2019

What it Looks Like to Promote Young Children's Growth and Discovery Stories and Resources for Early Education Leaders Collections Dec. 18, 2019 About this Project Research shows...

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Snooze control: An age-by-age guide to naps - Today's Parent

Last updated: 12/25/2019

When you were pregnant, you probably imagined all the creative things you’d do when baby napped—work on the baby book, do a yoga video, catch up with friends on the phone…. A...

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Child and Parent Health Tend to be Worse When a Child Has Special Health Care Needs

Last updated: 12/25/2019

In Chicago, 7 percent of parents said that their child or children were limited or prevented in their ability to do things most peers can do, according to the latest survey...

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Four Things a Parent Must Never Do When Angry

Last updated: 12/25/2019

What’s about to happen, along with moments like it, may hurt your child forever. Eight minutes ‘til the bus comes. Your sweet son is way behind schedule because, instead of...

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The right to play: Eliminating the opportunity gap in elementary school recess  - kappanonline.org

Last updated: 12/24/2019

Denying students access to safe, healthy, and inclusive recess deprives them of important physical, social, and emotional benefits.  Elementary school recess is perhaps the...

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5 SIGNS YOU MAY HAVE ILLNESS ANXIETY DISORDER AND HOW TO OVERCOME IT (stacyknows.com)

Last updated: 12/24/2019

It is hard not to be a hypochondriac when each click of the mouse leads you to a news story about an illness or an alarming new study. With continuous medical research and...

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This Mother's Reaction to Her Son's Fit of Anger Can Teach Us All a Lesson in Parenting

Last updated: 12/24/2019

This Mother's Reaction to Her Son's Fit of Anger Can Teach Us All a Lesson in Parenting This story from mom and blogger Kathleen Fleming of Majestic Unicorn about her son...

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