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World Autism Awareness Day: The Problem With Labels

"If you don't mind my asking, does he have autism?" people will say, looking at Max -- if we're at a mall in a play area, if we're at a party and mingling with new people. "He has cerebral palsy, but he can definitely pass for a kid with autism!" I'll answer. "Thing is, you can't tell much just by …

Raising Daughters With High Self-Esteem

How could I raise confident daughters if I didn't get comfortable in my own skin first?<p>Beautiful. That was the word my 8-year-old daughter Chloe used to describe herself. "I am beautiful," she wrote, meticulously underlining the word and then smiling up at me, proud that she'd completed her …

Mini Pencil Puppets & Cereal Box Theater | Crafts for Kids | PBS Parents

<b>Break the side seams</b> of your cereal box and open it flat.<p><b>Paint the box if you wish</b> (we painted ours gold!) or flip inside out and decorate the plain …

The Touch-Screen Generation, Digital Natives, Your Kids!

We Americans love naming things. It gives us an immediate picture and helps us understand the totality of things. So picture an 18-month old toddler: pull-ups, dribble, grasping at the nearest shiny object, babbling. Now picture him in front of an iPad and prepare to be freaked out. This is what …