Articles in School Age, Parent Time Out, Household Safety, Special Needs, Technology and Homebound

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on April 23, 2020
Free Virtual Tours, Classes and Activities for Kids from Places Near and Far
by Nick Szymanis on April 17, 2020
Learn Debate Skills with Debate Camp's New Online Learning Resource
by Nick Szymanis on April 17, 2020
Debate Camp Online provides students with a welcome zone in which to learn and develop skills in parliamentary debate. ... Read full article
by Mira Browne on April 17, 2020
Help! We’re Getting on Each Other’s Nerves
by Mira Browne on April 17, 2020
I’ll admit it. I’ve had a few days in the last month when I’ve lost it. I’ve been stuck in this house with my husband and my two boys. I love them with all my heart, but our togetherness is unrelenting, and there are moments when we’re having conflic... Read full article
on April 15, 2020
Hand Washing and Wedding Rings
on April 15, 2020
YES, we know, wash away those hands and fingers for 20 seconds multiple times a day. But, after so much hand washing, my ring finger became irritated around my wedding rings. ... Read full article
on April 15, 2020
Google Arts & Culture Allows You to Take Your Kids on a Virtual Tour from Your Couch!
on April 15, 2020
Thanks to Google Arts & Culture, discover the inspirational moments, iconic people, and artistic wonders that are available at the tip of your fingers. ... Read full article
on April 15, 2020
Expert Advice on How to Talk to Your Kids About the Coronavirus
on April 15, 2020
These are some of the questions and comments I’ve heard from my three kids over the past week. Given the recent school closures, lack of toilet paper and bombarding messages about handwashing, it is understandable why kids may feel confused or scared... Read full article
by Sarah Shaffer on April 15, 2020
Commonsense Approach to Kids and Cellphones
by Sarah Shaffer on April 15, 2020
Cellphones are now an integral part of our lives and the lives of the children we love and nurture. The introduction of any new technology or cultural trend is almost always accompanied by fear and warnings that life as we knew it is about to change,... Read full article
by Cheryl Maguire on April 15, 2020
6 Ways Camp Experience Influenced Adults
by Cheryl Maguire on April 15, 2020
How many kids do you think go to camp in the summer? According to the ACA (American Camp Association) website 14 million kids and adults attend camp every summer. Camp is an $18 billion industry. ... Read full article
by Beth Dinelli, M.Ed. on April 15, 2020
Building a Strong Foundation for Reading Success in Young Children
by Beth Dinelli, M.Ed. on April 15, 2020
As an educator that specializes in teaching students with learning differences I am often asked by parents of young children, “How can I ensure that my child will be a successful reader and speller?” While a number of factors play a role in this... Read full article
by Lindsay Gardner, BSN, RN, CPN on April 15, 2020
by Lindsay Gardner, BSN, RN, CPN on April 15, 2020
March is National Poison Prevention Month, and this is a great reminder to familiarize yourself with Poison Control and safety interventions to help keep your loved ones safe.  The goal of this campaign is to raise awareness around the multiple diffe... Read full article
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