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3 Things Parents Can Do to Inspire Learning

Yet the demands of the world are changing and to prepare children to be inspired learners, more and more of the educational responsibilities fall to parents.
How can parents take this on, when they are already so involved and busy? Is this one more thing that parents must do? How do they gain the skill to do this effectively? Continue reading

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child development

Reality Check: Are Kids’ Sports Out of Control?

Are our kids over-scheduled? Are kids’ sports out of control? In an effort to give our kids every advantage, are we robbing them of a most precious gift: childhood? Continue reading

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learning

Can Sabermetrics Help Improve Education?

Sabermetrics has been used to create successful baseball teams. Can the same principles be applied effectively in education? Continue reading

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School Failure
learning

School Failures Who Made It Big: What Can We Learn?

Lots of kids do poorly in school only to go on and have wonderfully successful lives. What can we learn from those we failed? Continue reading

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behavior

Keeping Children Open For Growth And Learning

Just as a cell is either “open” or “closed,” our children are either closed for protection or open for growth and learning. How we interact with kids goes a long way in determining if they remain open and ready for learning. Continue reading

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Blog

Four Great Podcasts for Younger Kids

Sure, most podcast listeners know about Serial, TED Talks, and This American Life but what if you're interested in finding a podcast for the youngsters in your life? What do you suggest to them? Even better, what can you listen to together, as a family? The great thing is that… Read More




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