How to Talk to Kids about Money

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One of the biggest gripes we all have about our schooling is that we were never taught how to properly manage our finances. Whether your child’s school teaches this subject or not, you must. Parents are the first and last resource when it comes to their children learning about the right and wrong ways of

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How to Deal with Anxiety in Kids

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All of us have to deal with anxiety at one point or another in our lives, children included. The problem with anxiety in kids is that they aren’t as equipped as adults to deal with it. Children need to feel safe in their worlds. They need to know they can trust those around them, and

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How to Talk to Kids about Politics

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“I’m not interested in politics.” The problem with this statement is that ‘politics’ is interested in you. It’s also interested in your children. The political climate is everywhere in our modern world, particularly since the advent of social media. And … your child and social media? They’re closer than you’ll ever know. Your child most

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How to Improve Memory

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As adults, we know our memories can diminish as we get older. But children also can have difficulties with their memories. Children need to have excellent recollection, particularly in their classroom activities. Information from classroom tasks and homework assignments needs to be recalled at any given moment, especially during testing. The good news about memory

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How Kids Can Improve Attention Span

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Elementary school teachers know the difficulties many children face with paying attention during class, particularly if tasks seem monotonous or tedious to them. One of the biggest challenges about being a kid is keeping your focus during school. Thankfully, there are strategies that a child can employ that will help to improve his or her

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Top Ten Worst Foods for Elementary School Kids

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It is an established fact that children need a specific amount of nutrients and vitamins to grow up strong and healthy. These nutrients and vitamins normally come from the foods that we eat. However, there is an alarming trend that has plagued the US school system for decades. Children are being served nutrient and vitamin

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How to Improve Attention Span in Teenagers

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Being a teenager is a busy time of life. Between school, extracurricular activities, social obligations, home life and online life there just seems to always be something going on. With everything that happens day to day, how can a teenager be expected to keep up with everything? In order to make sense of it all,

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How to Study for a Test

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Many students are surprised that there are actual methods for studying. With the progression of each academic year, students frequently discover they need to adapt their study habits. With a few tips and a tad bit more discipline, students can quickly learn to have a school/social life balance. Time management Note taking skills and study

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How to Protect My Child Online

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There is so much on the internet. From cute cat videos to pornographic cartoons, practically anything can be found with just a few clicks. How can you protect a child from accessing something that could harm them in some way? Do we ban them for life from the internet? Nothing so drastic, but there are

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How to Prevent Acne

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Acne is an affliction that plagues some 40 million to 50 million Americans, and if you think it is just teenagers who suffer from this malady, you are mistaken.   Though teens make up the majority of persons afflicted with acne (80% of people aged 11 to 30), some people do not have an acne outbreak

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