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7 Ways to Fix Your Child's Unkind Behavior

Last updated: 05/14/2021

Comment Looking for more strategies on raising generous, compassionate kids? Click  here  to view the full event—featuring expert interviews led by Parents editor-in-chief Julia...

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How to Motivate Your Child to Practice a Musical Instrument

Last updated: 05/14/2021

Tweet Pin A guide for parents featuring 5 tips on how to motivate your child to practice music at home so they can learn to play an instrument. You might also enjoy this list of...

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5 Little Ways to Teach Children to Think for Themselves

Last updated: 05/08/2021

5 Little Ways to Teach Children to Think for Themselves 5 Little Ways to Teach Children to Think for Themselves Every parent hopes to raise a kid who doesn't follow the crowd,...

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How To Create Learning Through Play

Last updated: 05/07/2021

We’ve talked before about the role of play in learning, and this is an idea that I’m becoming fascinated with. It’s also a bit of a tough nut to crack. What exactly is play?...

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Attending Summer Camp During COVID-19 - Children's Health

Last updated: 05/06/2021

COVID-19 is an ongoing concern for parents. Although more and more people are getting vaccinated, children have not yet been approved for the vaccine. With summer on the horizon...

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What My Children Taught Me About Acceptance and Inclusion

Last updated: 05/05/2021

Disability What My Children Taught Me About Acceptance and Inclusion Not long after our second child Henry was born, we learned he would have developmental challenges. Like most...

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Summer camps across Canada prepare to reopen with COVID-19 modifications

Last updated: 05/03/2021

TORONTO -- Summer camps across Canada are gearing up to welcome back campers this summer with modifications to prevent COVID-19 transmission, while preparing contingency...

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Working at a summer camp can launch your career (and your life)

Last updated: 05/02/2021

This spring, as young people work to secure summer jobs in the hopes that life soon will return to “normal” and the COVID-19 pandemic finally will be behind us, we have some...

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How To: Teach Your Child Compassion

Last updated: 05/01/2021

I found this article by Carrie Snyder. Here’s an excerpt: In a new book, The World Needs Your Kid, co-written by Craig and his brother Marc Kielburger, with Shelley Page, the...

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5 Ways Schools Should Change After COVID-19

Last updated: 05/01/2021

On March 11, 2020, the World Health Organization declared COVID-19 a pandemic. In the days that followed, schools shut their doors to in-person learning, forcing educators...

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