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The Upside to Screen Time

Last updated: 01/25/2021

The Upside to Screen Time Kids are expanding their tech savvy to connect and explore creatively. Credit...Tim Peacock By Jessica Grose Jan. 20, 2021, 6:30 a.m. ET My 8-year-old...

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Mentoring Youth: Being a Good Teacher and Helpful Friend

Last updated: 01/25/2021

Robert Moskovits began mentoring David* at a summer camp when David was 12. For the next four summers, the two spent time together during camp sessions, chatting about the deep...

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Supplementing What Your Child Learns In School

Last updated: 01/25/2021

As a loving parent, ensuring that your child gets the best possible education is a priority. Having chosen a great school for your son or daughter, you will be wary of stepping...

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How three families are each raising kids in less than 850 square feet

Last updated: 01/24/2021

In major Canadian cities, especially Toronto and Vancouver, families are increasingly living in tight quarters. Some parents are choosing to prioritize being able to walk to...

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11 things we've learnt from homeschooling

Last updated: 01/24/2021

Before we'd heard of coronavirus, we were pretty confident we’d nailed this parenting lark. But then homeschool started ... AGAIN This article contains affiliate links, which...

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Study shows high prevalence of mental health conditions among children with autism

Last updated: 01/24/2021

Nearly 78 per cent of children with autism have at least one mental health condition and nearly half have two mental health conditions or more, according to a new U.S. study...

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2021 inauguration activities for kids: Lots of ways to watch, learn, celebrate

Last updated: 01/24/2021

As we move on from the worst president of all time, some wonderful organizations are coming together to help us collectively process, plan, and heal. You can find the full...

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Why insisting on holding IB exams is unfair to students

Last updated: 01/24/2021

Among the many misconceptions that continue to exist around schools and the Covid-19 pandemic, two of the most persistent are that all schools are shut (they’re not), and that...

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6 tips to encourage creativity in children + #win

Last updated: 01/23/2021

We are all innately curious and creative, one way or another. Creativity is one of the keys to success and it’s something that goes beyond art and music — it’s a skill that can...

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Cases document foster children facing stress and isolation during Covid-19 restrictions

Last updated: 01/23/2021

Advertisement Cases document foster children facing stress and isolation during Covid-19 restrictions Social workers, parents, foster carers and children have experienced...

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