Kids can and should practice the skill of learning if they want a fighting chance at fulfilling all those lofty goals their parents set for them. But some people keep studying — and thinking — the same way all their lives without improving their methods. Thankfully, cognitive science has taken a look at how people actually learn. Show More Summary
Omaree Varela Find-A-Grave: Omaree Varela Slain 9-year-old Omaree Varela called 911 for help months before death New Mexico mother’s descent into meth addiction marked by charge that she stomped son, 9, to death Judge: Omaree Varela’s mother competent to stand trial Woman sentenced to 40 years for kicking 9-year-old son to death Omaree’s mom during […]
There’s a sense in our culture that if someone’s going it alone as a parent without the other partner involved at all, it’s the Mom and the Dad just split or was pushed away. And the reality is that’s true in far too many cases. According...Show More Summary
Carolyn Parkhurst’s new novel, “Harmony,” is a moving and compassionate literary dive straight into the heart of a frantic parent.
When kids go back to school at various ages, new demands pile on parents very quickly. New schedules, new homework, new teachers, and new schools are just the beginning. Increasing energy and stamina by parents are needed to cope with all the changes along with their kids' range of emotions about the impending school year. Show More Summary
BuzzFeed had adults try out a fourth grade exam, and every parent who has ever attempted to help their kids with their homework will probably be able to relate. In a recent video, four brave adults attempted to conquer some seemingly simple elementary school questions. Show More Summary
RIVERSIDE, Calif. - Preschool-aged children, and their parents, are more likely to view the physical actions of prayer (i.e., closing eyes, folding hands) to help with reflection and communicating with God. This is according to a new study by Rebekah Richert, a psychology professor at the University of California, Riverside. Show More Summary
ADDitude reviews Penny Williams' latest book, The Insider’s Guide to ADHD, where adults with ADHD let neurotypical parents in on the "secrets" that can help them understand their quirky child.
Makers of Polly, a poll-making bot that is the most popular in the Bot category of the Slack App Directory, announced the close of a $1.2 million seed round today. Polly and parent company Subcurrent were made by former Microsoft engineers Samir Diwan and Bilal Aijazi?. At the Redmond giant, the two felt there was no […]
At 10 a.m. on a recent Wednesday, a line of parents pushing strollers filed into a conference room at the Sacramento County Courthouse. They sat at rows of narrow plastic tables, shushing their babies...
By Tracy Rucinski CHICAGO (Reuters) - The bankrupt operating unit of Caesars Entertainment Corp asked a judge on Tuesday to extend a lawsuit shield for its parent company, which a financial advisor said is critical to making progress toward a settlement with holdout creditors. Show More Summary
Post by The Stir Bloggers. When it comes to media and technology, kids really learn what they live. According to a Common Sense Media poll, most parents want to cut down their mobile device use, and over one-third of teens do, too. Here are some strategies for helping your whole family develop healthy media habits. Show More Summary
Unlike in the real world, Aiken says cyberbullies leave a "trail of digital evidence," and has created an algorithm to help parents catch them
Parenting after separation is quite different from single parenthood in a sense that it can actually be a lot more difficult. When both of you raised the kid and one day you decide to separate, it can leave a permanent scar on the kids. They had known a life where mom and dad used to […] The post Helping Children Deal With The Separation appeared first on USA Market News.
As young children, most of us have been told at some point how great we are at something. Superlatives aren't rare when we are growing up. Our parents and teachers were just trying to help, right? I'm sure you we're the best little doodler...Show More Summary
Once people realized that opioid drugs could cause addiction and deadly overdoses, they tried to use newer forms of opioids to treat the addiction to its parent. Morphine, about 10 times the strength of opium, was used to curb opium cravings in the early 19th century. Show More Summary
Prayers and support from family, friends and even strangers have helped keep determined parents of an infant girl born at just 24 weeks gestation strong through difficult times. The tiny baby weighed in at only 1 pound 6 ounces whenShow More Summary
By calling to their eggs, zebra finch parents may be helping their young prepare for a hotter world brought on by climate change. Uncovering such a mechanism represents a significant advance in the effort to understand how species are adapting to a warming climate. Show More Summary
By calling to their eggs, zebra finch parents may be helping their young prepare for a hotter world brought on by climate change.
Cops donated some Disney magic Thursday to help console a 7-year-old boy who lost both parents to a murder-suicide in the Bronx in December.