Conclusions about parenting from a 70-year study

After World War II researchers in the UK were curious about the conditions for mothers in the country. They decided to survey every woman who...

The importance of understanding my child’s temperament

Why are some children easy going and others are, what we might call, more “challenging”? Why are siblings so different from one another? It all...

How to practice positive communication with my child

As parents, we are constantly being put in the position to say “no” to our children –and for good reason! “Can I have cake for...

One of the many benefits of early childhood education: Being fair as an adult

Researchers have found that, more than 40 years later, the children from low-income families that participated in the Abecedarian Project study grew up to become...

Developing thinking skills through play

Some of our key thinking skills are developed since we are curious little babies, wanting to explore our world. Learn a bit more about some...

Recognizing patterns: The key to stop unwanted behaviors

You may occasionally find yourself wondering why your toddler repeats a certain unwanted behavior. Why does he always bite his sister? Why does she throw...
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