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Sharing Test Results with Your Child

Last updated: 08/12/2018

Many parents ask for advice as to what to tell their child following testing or a post-test conference. Each child is different and so each situation has its own gestalt, but there

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10 of the Best Young Adult Books of August 2018

Last updated: 08/12/2018

The best Young Adult books of August include exciting debuts, long-awaited sophomore efforts and the first titles in awesome series. Three anthologies also garnered spots on our l

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Lit Summer: Add These 9 Must-Read Books To Your Reading List Immediately - Essence

Last updated: 08/12/2018

Lit Summer: Add These 9 Must-Read Books To Your Reading List Immediately Michelle Darrisaw Aug, 09, 2018 If ever there were a perfect excuse to relax with a good book , it’s toda

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Teaching While Parenting: Unpacking the Phrase “I Hate School”

Last updated: 08/12/2018

Photo credit: Joseph Gonzalez on  Unsplash Teaching While Parenting: Unpacking the Phrase “I Hate School” By Kristine Mraz What do I want most for my baby? To be happy, to f

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Internships and Experiences | Teach For America

Last updated: 08/12/2018

Internships and Experiences Internships and Experiences Get involved with Teach For America. Make an impact, even before you’re eligible to apply. Get Started on Your Career With

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Many performers experience introversion, sensitivity and excitabilities

Last updated: 08/11/2018

One of the qualities of many actors, musicians and other performers that intrigues me is they are often introverted, sensitive or even shy, while also being so intense, emotionally

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Summer reads for 8-12s

Last updated: 08/11/2018

Summer reads for 8-12s Print page Summer reads for 8-12s Here are our suggestions for summer reads – and there's something for every child, aged 8-12 years old. New books; old b

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10 Books That Celebrate Reading

Last updated: 08/11/2018

We love picture books, chapter books, and graphic novels. We love board books, interactive books, and big books. We love reading books in all shapes and sizes. If you do, too, use

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50 Must-Read Fairytale Retellings For Middle Grade and Picture Book Readers

Last updated: 08/11/2018

Do you remember your first fairytale books? Mine were a trilogy of hardback picture books, one red, one blue, and one green, each with a golden faux lock and key on them. The red b

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Reading Tips for Parents of Second Graders

Last updated: 08/11/2018

These tips for parents of second graders are also available as a one-page handout to download and print: Our reading tip sheets, for parents of children in preschool to grade 3, ar

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