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Lessons from Learning to Walk | ACTNext

Last updated: 06/27/2019

As we strive to continue to improve education and prepare students for success, we must think about all of the different ways in which learning occurs. We tend to think...

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Time Flies, Parents: Spend More of it Wisely with Your Kids

Last updated: 06/27/2019

It should be the easiest thing in the world for me to do. As an at-home dad, you’d think all I did was hang out with my kid, right? Yes and no. It’s complicated. While my...

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5 Things to Know About the Kid Who Chews on Everything

Last updated: 06/27/2019

5 Things to Know About the Kid Who Chews on Everything Do you have a child that chews on everything? Here are the reasons why your kid needs to chew. I often find myself...

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What Children Need Most is Adults That Understand Development

Last updated: 06/27/2019

The brain doesn’t fully develop until about the age of 25. This fact is sometimes quite surprising and eye opening to new parents and early years professionals who are...

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Parents Blinded By Nostalgia When It Comes To Screens, Embracing Video Games Is Part Of The Answer

Last updated: 06/27/2019

The New Childhood, offers us some hope. He calls for parents and carers to not see video games and technology as the enemy of more nostalgic elements of family life, so they can...

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Toppenish High School is ahead of the curve

Last updated: 06/27/2019

Last month, Washington became the first state in the country to require that every student ready for advanced classes be given the opportunity to take them. It’s a policy called...

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Autism Meltdowns Are Rarely Ever About the Little Things (Like Cheerios)

Last updated: 06/26/2019

Autism Meltdowns Are Rarely Ever About the Little Things (Like Cheerios) No comments    A personal reflection on a child's autism meltdown.  Autism meltdowns are commonplace in...

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Six Ways to Build Girl-Inclusive Makerspaces

Last updated: 06/26/2019

was one of several organizations that gathered for Maker Ed’s3rd Annual Maker Educator Convening 3rd Annual Maker Educator Convening  last month in San Francisco, CA. In this...

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How to Protect Your Kid from

Last updated: 06/26/2019

You were just getting used to your kid's obsession with Fortnite, and now, all you hear about is V-Bucks. V-Bucks, like Robux on Roblox, are Fortnite's in-game currency. Players...

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Filling the Void in Children's Media By Jeni Lee Chapman of Gokul World - Multicultural Children's Book Day

Last updated: 06/26/2019

By Jeni Lee Chapman, Co-author of Gokul Village and the Magic Fountain and Co-Founder of Gokul Workshops LLC The power of coming together with a shared mission produces truly...

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