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Partnerships with parents to support children's communication development

Last updated: 06/19/2019

In a world of increasing pressures from daily life, now more than ever, we need to work with parents of young children to ensure they are confident in supporting their child’s...

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How to Get Fidgety Kids to Sit Still at Mealtimes

Last updated: 06/19/2019

How to Get Fidgety Kids to Sit Still at Mealtimes No comments    Meal times in our house have been a struggle for a long time. During a typical meal time, whether it is...

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The Lonely World of the Gifted Adult — Too Smart, Too Sensitive, Too Emotional, Too Curious

Last updated: 06/19/2019

It is part of the mythology of giftedness that super smart people have it made. That they are successful, rich, and appreciated for their cleverness. That they don’t really need...

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Celebrity Dads on Parenthood

Last updated: 06/19/2019

I thought it would be fun to get the lowdown on parenthood from some celebrity dads. I always like hearing what dads are thinking (you can never tell with men until they say...

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10 Books Young Readers Will Love *Digging* Into

Last updated: 06/19/2019

10 Children's Books On Construction Young Readers Will Love Digging Into Share Like many kids his age, my 3-year-old nephew is obsessed with trucks. He has a miniature dump...

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The Best Marvel Movies For Kids to Watch

Last updated: 06/18/2019

All of the attention may be on Avengers: Endgame and the end of the Avengers franchise, but while the newest movies have gained the most attention as of late, Marvel has...

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Guest blog: Building protective and promotive factors in afterschool

Last updated: 06/18/2019

By Jessica Bartlett, MSW, PhD, is Co-Director of Early Childhood Research at Child Trends, a nonprofit research organization focused exclusively on improving the lives and...

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New Book Is Letting the Bodega Cat Out of the Bag

Last updated: 06/18/2019

New York archetypes are not rare in fiction — from the (allegedly) starving Lower East Side artist to the millennial nanny thrust among Upper East Side wealth. However, a...

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Preschool Ocean Theme Activities that Kids Love - Preschool Inspirations

Last updated: 06/18/2019

Use these preschool ocean theme activities for an engaging and exciting hands-on ocean unit or ocean lesson plan. The ocean is one of my favorite preschool themes that I repeat...

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National Teen Recipients Of The 2019 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards Celebrated At Carnegie Hall – Children's Book Council

Last updated: 06/17/2019

Celebrity guests Tina Fey, Rose Byrne, Zac Posen, Tracy K. Smith and Astronomer Lucianne Walkowicz honor America’s most creative teen artists and writers NEW YORK, NY – June 7,...

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