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10 Terrific Toddler Shows and Tips for Introducing Them Mindfully

Last updated: 02/04/2018

Turning your toddler onto TV for the first time can feel like a big, scary step. Once you introduce screens, is your kid ever going to want to go back to reading books? Are you goi

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As his daughter goes blind, dad invents a toy that teaches Braille

Last updated: 02/03/2018

A year ago, Jake and Beth Lacourse learned that their daughter Becca had the most aggressive form of Usher syndrome, a rare disease that affects hearing, balance and vision. Not on

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6 College-Planning Tips For High School Sophomores And Their Parents

Last updated: 02/03/2018

closemore High school juniors and seniors are well into their college preparation -- taking the SAT, visiting schools and filling out applications. But it’s not too early for sop

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Forward-looking Reflective Teaching

Last updated: 02/03/2018

Although it sounds really modern and sophisticated, reflective teaching is not yet a frequent task teachers of the English language are used to in practice. To put the first things

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How the language you speak changes your view of the world

Last updated: 02/03/2018

Bilinguals get all the perks. Better job prospects, a cognitive boost and even protection against dementia. Now new research shows that they can also view the world in different wa

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Dealing With Procrastination in Your Child

Last updated: 02/02/2018

We’ve all done it. Procrastination. It’s frustrating, and, without a doubt, it’s regrettable. However, it really is a symptom of something else. Often, procrastination is a s

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Five hurdles gifted college students must overcome

Last updated: 02/02/2018

Friday, December 13, 2013 Five hurdles gifted college students must overcome Most gifted adolescents breathe a sigh of relief when they enter college. Finally, they will be with th

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Why colleges must change how they teach calculus

Last updated: 02/01/2018

Why colleges must change how they teach calculus David Bressoud Macalester College (THE CONVERSATION) Math departments fail too many calculus students and do not adequately prepare

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6 Fun Easy Ways to Get Kids to Exercise No Matter What the Weather

Last updated: 02/01/2018

6 Fun Easy Ways to Get Kids to Exercise No Matter What the Weather Parenting FitnessTrainer.com If you think sticking to your own exercise plan is difficult, try getting a child to

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Taking off the Behavioral Masks that Gifted Children Hide Behind

Last updated: 01/31/2018

Ramblings of a Gifted Teacher Ramblings from one Gifted Education Teacher to Teachers, Parents, and Advocates Menu 1 Reply Sometimes it seems so simple to identify the gifted child

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