Articles in Child Development, School Age and Holidays

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by Sarah Shaffer on December 16, 2019
The Full Measure of a Child
by Sarah Shaffer on December 16, 2019
But what if our race to the top has resulted in a race to the bottom, at least in terms of taking the fun out of learning? In our rush to get back to the basics, we may have forgotten something very basic: there’s profound and genuine joy ...... Read full article
by Sarah Shaffer on July 12, 2019
Where Have All the Children Gone?
by Sarah Shaffer on July 12, 2019
I worry that there there may be equal cause for alarm in a “silent summer” of backyards devoid of children’s voices. Parents used to have to shoo their kids outdoors to play. Now we hardly know that they are home. And that is not a good thing.... Read full article
by Best of Parents Press 2019 on July 10, 2019
The 2019 Top 5 Best Leadership Development Summer Camps in Alameda County
by Best of Parents Press 2019 on July 10, 2019
Here are the 2019 Top 5 Alameda County Best Leadership Development Summer Camps as voted for by parents in Alameda County and throughout the San Francisco Bay Area... Read full article
by Best of Parents Press 2019 on July 10, 2019
The 2019 Top 3 Best Leadership Development Summer Camps in Contra Costa County
by Best of Parents Press 2019 on July 10, 2019
Here are the 2019 Top 3 Contra Costa County Best Leadership Development Summer Camps as voted for by parents in Contra Costa County and throughout the San Francisco Bay Area... Read full article
by Best of Parents Press 2019 on July 10, 2019
The 2019 Top 5 Best Holiday and Vacation Camps in Alameda County
by Best of Parents Press 2019 on July 10, 2019
Here are the 2019 Top 5 Alameda County Best Holiday and Vacation Camps as voted for by parents in Alameda County and throughout the San Francisco Bay Area... Read full article
by Best of Parents Press 2019 on July 10, 2019
The 2019 Top 10 Best Holiday and Vacation Camps in Contra Costa County
by Best of Parents Press 2019 on July 10, 2019
Here are the 2019 Top 10 Contra Costa County Best Holiday and Vacation Camps as voted for by parents in Contra Costa County and throughout the San Francisco Bay Area... Read full article
by Haley Reen on November 29, 2018
Holiday Toy Roundup 2018
by Haley Reen on November 29, 2018
Dreaming of a Green Christmas in 2018... Read full article
by Sarah Shaffer on November 16, 2018
What if Questions Are the Answer?
by Sarah Shaffer on November 16, 2018
What is it about labeling science a formal subject that robs the endeavor of fun and drains kids of their passion? Might there be some connection between your child’s grade on a report card and his sudden “I-hate-science” statements? ... Read full article
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