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5 fun-filled artsy things to do with the kids this April

Last updated: 04/20/2019

Dallas Museum of Art We all know the DMA is jampacked with beautiful and unique art for adults, but during the month of April, there's a bunch of unique art programs the kids...

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The Art and Science of Mindfulness

Last updated: 04/20/2019

There is nothing touchy-feely or New Age-y about Dan Harris, an ABC News correspondent and Nightline anchor who has covered mass shootings, natural disasters and the war in...

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What type of media is best for learning?

Last updated: 04/19/2019

While there's a big difference between playing Fortnite for an hour and spending an hour learning music composition on YouTube, the truth is, there isn't one media type that's...

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Will my child be left behind if he doesn't use technology?

Last updated: 04/18/2019

Young children don't need technology to learn. They learn best by interacting with loving caregivers and exposure to a rich variety of experiences. But educational standards are...

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How to Deal With Back Talk From Your Kids

Last updated: 04/18/2019

When a child is being verbally disrespectful, or as we called it in our home, "emotionally biting" someone, a parent's defensive wall goes up and she screams right back! Reader...

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Five Creative Ways to Bond with Your Kid (It's Free At Last)

Last updated: 04/18/2019

A lot of parents will tell you that time flies by fast when you are taking care of your children. It only takes a couple of years for infants to become toddlers and then several...

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How to teach your child to rhyme - The Measured Mom

Last updated: 04/17/2019

If you want your child to be a successful reader (and of course you do!), it’s so important that you know how to teach your child to rhyme. Rhyming is a super-important skill...

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Five Tips For Conquering the ACT Science Section

Last updated: 04/17/2019

The ACT has a science section. It’s a simple fact that many high school students find puzzling and even daunting. While the SAT sticks to math, reading, and writing, the ACT...

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16 Signs You Might Be a Millennial Mom

Last updated: 04/16/2019

It’s official. According to new U.S. Census Bureau data, we millennials (born between 1980 and 2000) are taking over. And motherhood, it seems, is no exception. Roughly one in...

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Big List of Book Activities for Children

Last updated: 04/16/2019

There are so many amazing books for kids that we love to read over and over again with students.  From classics such as Chicka Chicka Boom Boom to newer finds like Love, Z we...

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