Self Regulation and Kindergarten
Studies show that children with the ability to self-regulate are more successful in school, and life. Stuart Shanker, a professor of philosophy and psychology at York University discusses self-regulation at the People for Education conference.
Using Minecraft as an Educational Tool
Middle school students create their own 3D virtual worlds and learn lessons about communication, collaboration, and digital citizenship through the first-person sandbox-style game called Minecraft.
Pregnancy fitness: Antenatal exercise and yogaIf you had a complete aversion to exercise – or a redundant gym pass languishing in the bottom of your bag – before you fell pregnant, being 'with child' might seem like the perfect excuse to put your feet up and take it easy for a while.
How to Use Discipline and ConsequencesLearn about constructive, effective ways to use consequences and discipline to improve your child’s behavior.
Have I taught my children that money grows on trees?Winter’s first snow promised more than a change in the weather: it heralded the fast approach of the holidays—and the annual gift-shopping ritual.
Can being a dad make your husband a better man?There’s no doubt that having kids leaves a huge impact on a marriage or relationship — priorities change, everyone is sleep-deprived and life is a bit more stressful.
Are you a positive exercise role model? Teens and fun fitnessMy daughter has recently joined a gym and a pilates class.
Should Parents Unplug the TV? Part IThe link between violent television and violent behavior in children.