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Altitude Learning and Higher Ground Education Partner to Modernize Education | Altitude Learning

Last updated: 01/19/2021

Building on their shared vision of changing the world through education and a long-standing partnership supporting Montessori and learner-centered education, Altitude Learning...

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The ABCD's of Being a Happy Sports Parent

Last updated: 01/19/2021

One of the biggest things you have going for you as a sports parent is to realize that in every situation, you have a choice.  You can choose to yell at your child, the coach,...

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Parenting Tips For Dealing With A Troubled Teen

Last updated: 01/19/2021

Children can experience turmoil at any point in their youth. Nonetheless, the teenage years tend to be more problematic than the rest. As a parent, it will be your...

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Record Unemployment from Pandemic Hurts Workers — and Their Children

Last updated: 01/18/2021

Unemployment claims rose by another 2.4 million workers last week. Having nearly 40 million people out of work — the worst unemployment since the Great Depression — bodes...

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“Children look to teachers as role models for how to treat their peers” - Child Development

Last updated: 01/18/2021

Jeanine Grütter discusses the influence teachers have on students’ willingness to include others, which may in turn affect academic achievement. Aisha Schnellmann:How do...

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To Make the Child Care System More Equitable, Expand Options for Parents Working Nontraditional Hours

Last updated: 01/18/2021

The COVID-19 pandemic has devastated the child care market and forced many child care programs to close their doors—leaving parents with even fewer options. But in addition to...

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Families, Kids, and The Value of Leaving the Door Open

Last updated: 01/18/2021

As I started to clean up the kitchen after Christmas dinner with my family, a text message appeared on my phone. The message simply read, “Merry Christmas,” with a picture...

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What Kind of Parent Are You? Your Enneagram Type May Be a Deciding Factor

Last updated: 01/18/2021

No matter your children's ages and stages, parenting is not for the faint of heart. While it's impossible to raise well-rounded, well-adjusted, emotionally healthy children...

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Early childhood educators are leaving in droves. Here are 3 ways to keep them, and attract more

Last updated: 01/17/2021

Childcare centres across Australia are suffering staff shortages, which have been exacerbated by the COVID crisis. Many childcare workers across Australia left when parents...

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All relationships are important for attachment security

Last updated: 01/17/2021

Our approach to life, roles, and relatedness (engagement) is influenced by many factors. Chief among these is the relationships we have with significant others, especially...

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