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Homeworking Parents: make it 'work.' - Corporate to Kids

Last updated: 05/20/2019

Many people don’t understand why I enjoy homeworking; they seem concerned that I am lonely, locked in the turmoil of isolation and solitude that can only bring negativity. The...

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Managing Your Young Gifted Child’s (And Your) Emotional Intensity

Last updated: 05/20/2019

You would think that a super smart person would be cool, calm, and collected. Capable of handling emotion when it infrequently and inconveniently trickled out. Analytically...

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Healthy Minds, Healthy Kids

Last updated: 05/19/2019

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The Myth of 'I'm Bad at Math'

Last updated: 05/19/2019

We hear it all the time. And we’ve had enough. Because we believe that the idea of “math people” is the most self-destructive idea in America today. The truth is, you probably...

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Parents welcome men into childcare: 98% now happy to let them work in

Last updated: 05/19/2019

Almost all parents would be happy for their children to be looked after by male nursery workers, new research shows. There has been a "sea change" in attitudes since a survey...

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Local norms improve equity in gifted identification

Last updated: 05/18/2019

Local norms improve equity in gifted identification Scott Peters, Karen Rambo-Hernandez, Matthew Makel, Michael Matthews, and Jonathan Plucker 5.14.2019 Getty...

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Why it's important for kids to do 'jobs' or 'chores' around the house. - Sue Atkins The Parenting Coach

Last updated: 05/18/2019

I’ve just been interviewed on BBC Radio Kentwith the very funnyLembit Opikabout chores, pocket money and teaching kids about working & earning. If it feels like you are the one...

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A CHILDREN'S BOOK OF MINDFULNESS 'happy' by Nicola Edwards & Katie Hickey · Story Snug

Last updated: 05/17/2019

A CHILDREN’S BOOK OF MINDFULNESS ‘happy’ is a beautifully illustrated introduction to mindfulness which shows children how they can connect to the world around them. In a...

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The wonderful world of water bead play

Last updated: 05/17/2019

I have had several folks ask me what water beads are so I decided to write this post to share what they are, how we use them, and where you can get them… Water beads are...

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15 Portable Park Snacks and Tips - Super Healthy Kids

Last updated: 05/16/2019

Warmer weather means more days at the park and playground! Play prepared with these 15 healthy snacks you can take a long, plus tips for planning and packing nutritious snacks...

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