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New partnership with Khan Academy designed to expand 'personalized learning' in the classroom - EdSource

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New partnership with Khan Academy designed to expand 'personalized learning' in the classroom
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In establishing relationships with several county offices of education in Southern California, the Khan Academy is hoping to expand its already large footprint in the world of personalized learning to make its online resources a more formal part of the ...

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Powered up parenting: protecting kids in a tech world - WRDW-TV

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Powered up parenting: protecting kids in a tech world
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He says the most important step a parent can take is to talk to their children. "We keep the lines of communication open I try to let them know it's not that I don't trust them it's other people that we don't know that are not good," Wood said. She ...

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Here's how long children should sleep every day

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Here's how long children should sleep every day
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Every parent knows that children need sufficient sleep to stay healthy and do well in school. But exactly how many hours ... “These recommendations [are] kind of a first step to help people to understand that they need to prioritize sleep.” The ...

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The many walls of silence around autism - The Boston Globe

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The many walls of silence around autism
The Boston Globe
Autism is a spectrum disorder. My son, my family, and I live somewhere in the lower quarter of that spectrum, blissfully apart from the devastation of self-injurious behaviors but firmly entrenched in a nonverbal world where pictures are used solely to ...

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Don't hand your kid an iPhone without these controls - WLTX.com

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Don't hand your kid an iPhone without these controls
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Simply go to esrb.org, then click or tap About ESRB> Parent Resources>Setting Controls. You will see names and pictures of today's popular consoles, and can select the one in your home, and follow the simple step-by-step instructions to adding parental ...

The Innovating, Creative Superpowers of ADHD - AlterNet

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The Innovating, Creative Superpowers of ADHD
AlterNet
ADHD hasn't held back self-employed creative Pauline Campos, either. An artist with an Etsy storefront and freelance writer from Michigan, Campos often proclaims that ADHD is her superpower. Being easily distracted is her running punchline, she ...
Michael Phelps opens up about his ADHD diagnosisAtlanta Journal Constitution

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Never Mind the Students; Homework Divides Parents - New York Times

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Never Mind the Students; Homework Divides Parents
New York Times
Similar battles have been playing out around New York City: After P.S. 118 in Park Slope, Brooklyn, eliminated mandatory homework this school year, some parents insisted that the school provide worksheets for their children anyway. At P.S. 116 in ...

5 lessons you should teach your daughter about puberty - Netdoctor

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5 lessons you should teach your daughter about puberty
Netdoctor
Puberty can be a challenging time of life for young girls entering their teens, but it can also be pretty tough on their parents, too. With your own experiences of adolescence a long way in the past, it can be difficult to empathise and understand ...

[Self-Test] The ADHD Test for Women and Girls - ADDitude

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[Self-Test] The ADHD Test for Women and Girls
ADDitude
Too many women grew up being called lazy, spacey, or dumb because their symptoms of ADHD were ignored or mislabeled as hormones or anxiety. Take this self-test to see if you exhibit common symptoms of women with ADHD. Then share the results with ...
​These 6 Questions Can Determine If You Have Adult ADHDMen's Health

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Secrets of Your ADHD Brain - ADDitude

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Secrets of Your ADHD Brain
ADDitude
ADHD is a confusing, contradictory, inconsistent, and frustrating condition. It is overwhelming to people who live with it every day. The diagnostic criteria that have been used for the last 40 years leave many people wondering whether they have the ...
The Innovating, Creative Superpowers of ADHDYES! Magazine
​These 6 Questions Can Determine If You Have Adult ADHDMen's Health
Is it Lack of Focus or Adult ADHD in the Workplace?BOSS Magazine

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