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Education

The ABCs of Back to School with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD)

As a new school year approaches, parents may find it useful to share information about fetal alcohol spectrum disorders with teachers and other school personnel. The information below is designed to help educators understand the effects of prenatal exposure to alcohol so that children and youth have the best opportunitiesRead more

50 Questions To Ask Your Kids Instead Of Asking “How Was Your Day”

50 Questions To Ask Your Kids Instead Of Asking “How Was Your Day”
by Leslie Means Now that we have a new baby in our home, time with my oldest girls (ages 8 and 6) is even more difficult to find. Between constant nursing sessions and shuffling kids to and from activities, it’s been an adjustment. To say the least. So I asked our writersRead more

How one schoolteacher takes time each week to look out for the lonely

How one schoolteacher takes time each week to look out for the lonely
The following story ran recently in Reader's Digest online parenting blog. A teacher came up with a strategy to stop future school shootings and it's not about guns! It applies to any situation where a young person feels lonely, vulnerable, different, left out, etc. At one time or another, theseRead more
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