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COVID Has Changed Elder Care. Benefits Have to Change With It

Last updated: 10/24/2020

One of the headlines about child care during the pandemic has been about ingenuity: specifically, how creative employers have been providing supports for working...

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5 ways to reset education - and how to help

Last updated: 10/24/2020

5 ways to reset education - and how to help The digital divide can be bridged and education reimagined. Image: Photo by CDC on Unsplash 22 Oct 2020 Henrietta H. Fore Executive...

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What's new on Disney+ Canada for kids and families in November 2020 - Today's Parent

Last updated: 10/24/2020

Disney+ is always adding to their library of movies, TV shows and shorts to watch. Here's what your family can look forward to in November 2020. New content is coming to...

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How to Use Nonpartisan Approaches to Advance Legislation

Last updated: 10/24/2020

Over the course of an election year and two gubernatorial administrations, one Republican and one Democrat, Children’s Home & Aid secured several concrete legislative victories...

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Four Questions for the Future of Education

Last updated: 10/24/2020

What are we “preparing” kids for? Ask any teacher what they are preparing students for and you will get a variety of answers. “I’m preparing them for college and...

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A New Study Found Working In Child Care Didn't Increase Employees' COVID-19 Risk

Last updated: 10/23/2020

A new study has found that working in child care amid the current public health pandemic may not carry elevated risks for contracting COVID-19. In surveying more than 57,000...

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Hybrid school might be the worst of both worlds

Last updated: 10/23/2020

Hybrid learning was supposed to be an improvement. When school buildings closed in the spring due to the pandemic, students, teachers, and families all struggled with remote...

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What's new at Apple that parents need to know about

Last updated: 10/23/2020

Over the last couple of months, Apple has launched some pretty awesome devices and features that are pretty pertinent to parents – from Family Set-Up to the new HomePod Mini –...

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Top Techniques to Know About When Parenting Children with Behavior Disorder - Optimistic Mommy

Last updated: 10/23/2020

It can be really hard to know how to successfully parent a child with behavior disorders. Though you love your child with all your heart, it can be demoralizing to feel as...

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Dear Sports Parents, You Do Not Have to Watch Practice

Last updated: 10/23/2020

I used to be one of those super enthusiastic sports parents. Instead of dropping my child off for practice like my mom did when I was a kid, I would find a perch from a proper...

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