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Girls in tech: Confronting the "middle school cliff"

Last updated: 03/09/2019

Two successful women in technology say getting more women into their field requires focusing on girls' education all the way back in elementary school. Bonnie Ross, a Microsoft...

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25 great books for mothers and daughters to read together

Last updated: 03/09/2019

Remember when booksaimed at girls were covered in pink and glitter? Today, all those princesses seem to be surrounded by small, raised fists. Now, children can celebrate...

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The BEST Art Activities for Toddlers - Fun Preschool Art Activities

Last updated: 03/08/2019

Why is Art So Important?  Art provides an outlet for children to express their feelings. An art-based activity is fulfilling for them whether or not they complete a project....

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You Can’t Return Your Gift

Last updated: 03/08/2019

Whoever chose the word “gifted” sure had a sense of humor. Being called gifted is ironic because giftedness holds many unexpected surprises. Who doesn’t like to receive a gift?...

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Understanding Psychology of Gifted Children

Last updated: 03/07/2019

Understanding Psychology of Gifted Children Updated on January 17, 2015 Contact Author Abby Campbell, BSc, SFN, SSN, CPT, is a leading professional fitness and nutrition expert,...

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3 ways to help preschoolers share, collaborate, and make friends.

Last updated: 03/07/2019

Remember that you are setting the example that your child will follow, and if you are aware of your own behavior, you will be better-prepared to help your child deal with his or...

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Parents Shouldn't Fear Momo. They Should Fear How Little They Understand YouTube.

Last updated: 03/06/2019

The hysteria surrounding the Momo Challenge, a YouTube hoax that arguably grew more realistic — but not necessarily real — as parents, social media, journalists, and officials...

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Why hobbies are important for us mums

Last updated: 03/06/2019

To me, being a mother is one the most incredible things that you can ever do with your life. However, it’s also one of the most challenging particularly when it’s combined with...

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Why Make-Believe Play Is an Important Part of Childhood Development - Early Learning Nation

Last updated: 03/06/2019

Visit any preschool classroom during free play and you will likely see a child pretending to be someone else. Make-believe play is a ubiquitous part of early childhood. And...

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Curriculum Connections

Last updated: 03/05/2019

A growing body of research indicates that today's youth are more engaged in global issues and more primed to make a difference. They are interested in how today’s problems are...

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