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Want to Raise Kids Who Thrive? Science Says do These 9 Things

Chances are, there's something on this list you're missing.<p>Much has been written about the attributes of high-achieving adults, and what makes them different from everyone else. But if you're a parent, a more compelling question may be: "What can I do to make sure my kids succeed in life?" Here's …

Parenting

Dads are getting older and the impact on kids' health can be 'significant'

As women delay motherhood, men, too, are getting older when they become new parents.<p>The average age of an American baby’s father has risen by almost four years since the 1970s, from 27.4 to 30.9, a study published Wednesday in the journal Human Reproduction found.<p>It’s a big deal to see that kind of …

Parenting

How to Raise Kinder Kids

Ha, good luck. It’s a decades-long task, and despite your best efforts, you’ll often wonder, “How did I end up with those troglodytes?” Let these …

Parenting

For Real: This Is How the French Make Parenting Look So Effortless

It's undeniable that there are very clear differences in the way that French and American parents raise their children. Stereotypically, they seem to …

Parenting

A Plan For Raising Brilliant Kids, According To Science

<i>Since NPR Ed first published this piece last year, it has become one of our most popular posts of all time. And since then, there has been a little anecdotal proof of concept for these parenting theories:</i><p><i>Kathy Pasek, one of the authors interviewed, has a son named Benj Pasek. He is a composer who,</i> …

Parenting

Adorable 5-Year-Old’s Speech About ‘Marack’ Obama Goes Viral

This little girl has no idea why “Marack Obama” isn’t president anymore<p>Like so many of us, one little girl has about had it with the whole “Barack …

Elections

The Problem with Giving Young Children Homework

<b>America</b> has recommitted itself to <b>improving</b> its <b>public education</b> in a way that’s somehow been both <b>ambitious</b> and <b>fearful</b>, frantically implementing …

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Mom: Why I had these twins solo

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<i>The following archive captured our attention as we contemplate our only granddaughter’s newly-embarked daycare situation at age 3. What's amazing is</i> …

Generation Z’s Social, Political & Technological Challenges

10 Things Parents Who Want to Raise Successful Kids Say Every Day

No matter what they hope to achieve, here are powerful ways to instill a real foundation for success.<p>We all want our kids to be happy and fulfilled. We all want our kids to be successful, in whatever pursuit they choose.<p>But while the destination may be different, the actual path to success is very …

Self-improvement

Nearpod raises $21 million to turn mobile devices into a teaching tool rather than classroom distraction

Nearly 80% percent of American adults have smartphones these days, according to Pew Research. And the kids are catching up, studies from the Kaiser Family Foundation suggest. Now, an education tech startup called Nearpod has raised $21 million in venture funding to help teachers turn mobile devices …

Startups

The Gen Z Effect: The Six Forces Shaping the Future of Business

Shared via Kindle. Description: One of the most profound changes in business and society is the emergence of the post-Millennial generation, Gen Z. …

Ivanka Trump Proposes New Child Care Tax Benefits to Congress

Ivanka Trump doesn't need an official title to get her ideas in front of Congress.<p>Last week, the first daughter proposed a child care tax benefit to …

National Geographic exhibit shows how curious kids turned into explorers

Kenny Broad began scuba diving at age 11. He turned what soon became a passion into a profession. Today, as an environmental anthropologist in Miami, Florida, Broad investigates blue holes, or underwater caves that few, if any, people have visited.<p>National Geographic calls him an explorer, and he’s …

Forestry

Having a Child Will Bankrupt You

American child care is expensive, dangerous, and unreliable. Kids and parents are paying a steep price.<p>For a while Angelica Gonzalez was able to make everything work. Shortly after she graduated college, she landed a dream job—working as a family liaison in a school district—and she qualified for …

Parenting

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Baby seeing mother's face clearly for the first time will brighten your day

The bond between a mother and child is precious. So imagine the joy this mother experienced when her baby saw her clearly for the first time.<p>In the video below, the little boy's vision goes from blurry to clear after little spectacles are placed on his head. The delight on his face will tug at your …

Babies

Are parents the reason children are increasingly diagnosed with anxiety?

Why has debilitating anxiety become so common among the young? And why is it still so often overlooked? In June, a 15-year-old boy, who a few days …

Parenting

Third of children 'not reaching expectations'

Analysis by Save the Children suggests that in 2020 more than 800,000 children will be at risk of starting school behind their peers in areas like literacy and numeracy.<p>Kayte Lawton, head of UK Policy at Save the Children, tells Radio 4's Today that while a third of children do not meet government …

Save the Children

A mom of 3 who's written about finance for nearly 30 years explains why you shouldn't pay your kids for household chores

In many American households, chores equal cash.<p>That's the wrong approach, says Beth Kobliner, a mother of three and the author of the new book "Make Your Kid a Money Genius (Even If You're Not): A Parents' Guide for Kids 3 to 23."<p>In a recent Facebook Live interview with Business Insider, Kobliner …

Parenting

Brain Scans Detect Signs of Autism in High-Risk Babies Before Age 1

It may be possible to detect autism in babies before their first birthdays, a much earlier diagnosis than ever before, a small new study finds.<p>Using magnetic-resonance imaging scans, researchers at the University of North Carolina were able to predict — with an 80 percent accuracy rate — which …

Autism

9 Financial Lessons Every High School Senior Should Learn

There is a movement that is working on teaching basic personal finances to high school student before they graduate. Many students graduate without …

Do the first 1000 days determine the rest of your life? | DeeDee Yates | TEDxWindhoek

Why this Italian restaurant gives parents a discount for polite children

Antonio Ferrari, who runs the restaurant in Padua, northern Italy, told The Local that the discount was a way of showing his customers "we like …

Treatment Options for Insulin-Sensitive Children

<i>Integrated Diabetes Services (IDS) provides detailed advice and coaching on diabetes management from certified diabetes educators and dieticians.</i> …

How to Raise Responsible Digital Kids

Dr. Yalda T. Uhls is helping parents navigate the challenges that come with raising a connected kid.<p>Dr. Yalda T. Uhls, a former exec at MGM and Sony, …

I never expected to be a stay-at-home dad, but here’s why it works

I never expected to be a stay-at-home parent. Even after two years, my role still surprises me. Before my son’s birth, the idea of becoming his daily caregiver seemed laughable. I had no experience caring for small children, much less an infant. No one had ever asked me to babysit their kids, …

Parenting