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Growth Mindset for Kids

Growth Mindset for Kids

Do you believe your intelligence and talents are set in stone? Or, do you believe you can improve them with hard work, commitment, and good strategies?  If you believe you can enhance your intelligence and abilities, you have a growth mindset. Conversely, if you...

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Self Awareness Skills

Self Awareness Skills

Whether you’re a student, teacher, or in another profession, self-awareness is a skill we must all cultivate. For children, specifically, it can be used as a management tool to help them evaluate their own mental and emotional well-being. When we teach children how...

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Pandemic Effects on Children

Pandemic Effects on Children

The pandemic has caused major disruptions in routines and social activities for children. These disruptions have led to social isolation and a crisis that is reaching into 2022.  Many children have missed their sports games, music lessons, birthday parties, and...

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Acceptance Vs. Tolerance

Acceptance Vs. Tolerance

The phrases “tolerance” and “acceptance” are often used to talk about diversity. Sometimes, they are seen as words in posters around classrooms. Other times, their words are echoed in assembly rooms. However, teaching diversity requires meaningful, planned activities...

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Self-Care Activities for Students

Self-Care Activities for Students

We know that social distancing, schedule changes, quarantine, and all-around uncertainties can take their toll on everyone, especially our little ones. It may feel like things are spiraling out of hand. In these times, it’s important to take care of yourself and to...

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Self-Esteem for Kids

Self-Esteem for Kids

Self-Esteem for Kids Merriam-Webster defines self-esteem as a feeling of having respect for yourself and your abilities, or a confidence and satisfaction in oneself. Self-esteem helps children face challenges, try new things, learn well, and develop well in general...

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Positive Parenting Tips

Positive Parenting Tips

Parenting is one of the most rewarding jobs in life. However, it can also be one of the most challenging. Because children do not come with instructions, it is up to parents to learn the parenting style that works best for them.  There are several parenting...

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Teaching Emotional Intelligence

Teaching Emotional Intelligence

Children need to develop Emotional Intelligence for a variety of reasons. It helps them understand their feelings and thoughts about themselves and others, but its effects go much deeper than that. Emotional Intelligence can even have a profound effect on their...

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Self Regulation Activities

Self Regulation Activities

Self-regulation is a vital skill for social, academic, and physical success. Read to learn self-regulation strategies and self-regulation activities to do at home or school.  What Is Self-Regulation? Self-regulation is the ability to control one’s thoughts,...

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Social Skills Activities for Kids

Social Skills Activities for Kids

Building social skills helps children develop strong friendships, and encourages better peer and adult relationships. Read about social skills activities for kids and how they can help children improve their interactions. Social Skills Activities for Kids Social...

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