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Parents' demands for safe school reopenings

Last updated: 05/25/2020

Parents' demands for safe school reopenings Keri Rodrigues 5.22.2020 Getty Images/soleg When the National Parents Union (NPU) met for the first time in New Orleans in January,...

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Seven steps to sending elementary kids back to school and parents back to work

Last updated: 05/25/2020

Seven steps to sending elementary kids back to school and parents back to work 5.22.2020 Getty Images/FamVeld All over the country, states, districts, and task forces of every...

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Using stories to support children through the coronavirus

Last updated: 05/24/2020

My business, Early Years Story Box, was inspired by my own children because I started writing and illustrating storybooks to support them through uncertain times like...

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Parents Overwhelmingly Concerned Their Children Are Falling Behind During School Closures - The Education Trust

Last updated: 05/24/2020

The Education Trust Higher Ed Equity Lens Parents Overwhelmingly Concerned Their Children Are Falling Behind During School Closures In Statewide Polls, Parents Reported...

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7 Incredible Ways Children Get to School All Around the World

Last updated: 05/24/2020

Tiptoeing along perilous cliffside trails, ascending rickety bamboo ladders, trekking across frozen Himalayan passes — even sliding over a canyon on a zipline. Those are some...

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Questions for Kids: 31 Questions you'll Love Asking Your Kids

Last updated: 05/24/2020

How many parents ask the same boring questions for kids? You know, like, “How was school?” Dr. Lisa Damour shared with us, “Parents want to understand and get to know their...

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Why I let my kids skip school and take mental health days

Last updated: 05/24/2020

My daughter may not have to pay a mortgage, but she does feel the burden of responsibility. Sometimes, she needs a break from that life to hit the reset button. “I don’t want...

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Remote Learning and Mental Health: What Educators Need to Be Aware Of

Last updated: 05/23/2020

In this unprecedented period of extended remote learning, the mental health and well-being of students has been a concern, from students feeling isolated and dealing with...

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The Pandemic's Child Care Problem

Last updated: 05/23/2020

Parents are expected to get back to work — and they want to — but how can they do it without the child care they rely on? Can an economy fully recover without robust child...

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'We must empower parents to support mental health'

Last updated: 05/23/2020

The responsibility for safeguarding our most vulnerable students during the Covid-19 outbreak has caused many a sleepless night for those on the pastoral frontline in...

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