Bring Your Kids to Work!

Thursday, April 28th, is Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day. In 1993, Take Our Daughters To Work program was founded by the Ms. Foundation for Women. Although the day is typically a school day, many students are permitted a … (Read more )

British Education Secretary Suggests Children Read 50 Books a Year

In an article in The Telegraph last week, British Education Secretary Michael Gove called for teachers in England to encourage their students to read at least 50 books a year, claiming that academic rigor in England has been faltering for … (Read more )

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April is Autism Awareness Month

how to get your ex girlfriend back p>According to the Center For Disease Control, 1 out of 110 children are diagnosed with an Autism Spectrum Disorder. To honor Autism Awareness Month, I’d like to take some time to discuss the … (Read more )

Picky Eater at Home?

how to make your ex want you back p>I can”t even imagine what it must feel like to be a parent of a picky eater. By the age of 7, I gave my mother absolute hell over food. I stopped … (Read more )

World Read Aloud Day: Celebrating Early Literacy

With today being World Read Aloud Day, it”s as important a day as any to discuss early literacy and reading skills for children. One of the first things a child and parent do together is share a book, or even … (Read more )

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Childhood bullying may be solved by…babies?

get your ex back p>The federal government has identified bullying as a “national problem” and as of this August, the Department of Education has launched its first ever “anti bullying campaign” (complete with badly drawn animal cartoons, lesson plans, and … (Read more )

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How old does a child have to be before you can sue them? Judge says 4

There are times that I think the black-and-white nature of legal judgment is just not complex enough to address all of the possible situations that might come up in this world, and this is one of them:  two years ago, … (Read more )

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Activity Idea – Grow your own Beanstalk

adobe oem software p>It’s never too early to start talking about biology–here’s a fun gardening activity that anyone can do, green thumb or not.Start by watching the storybook video for the classic fairy tale “Jack and the Beanstalk” at Speakaboos. … (Read more )

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New data shows 1 in 10 children are living with Grandma

best buy computer software p>In a decade where same sex parenting was often a hot topic, it may be surprising for many people to learn that one of the fastest growing demographics of caregivers is not homosexual couples but rather … (Read more )

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Why are parents of daughters more likely to divorce?

how to get your ex girlfriend back p>Wow. What an interesting correlation and one I’d never have thought of: parents of daughters have higher divorce rates than those with sons. After first reading Babble’s blog post, I couldn’t believe my … (Read more )

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