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New Thinking on Infant Development | Parenting

New Thinking on Infant Development | Parenting http://www.parenting.com

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Corporal punishment: guidelines about using scripture

Hello ACT Community! Check attached  “Guidelines for Working with Parents Who Use Corporal Punishment Based on Religious Beliefs”.  Developed by the Academy on Violence and Abuse. Sent to us by Dr. Michele Knox. Thanks Michele! It is a short paper

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An unexpected tool for understanding inequality: abstract math

TODAY’S TED TALK An unexpected tool for understanding inequality: abstract math How do we make sense of a world that doesn’t? By looking in unexpected places, says mathematician Eugenia Cheng. She explains how applying concepts from abstract mathematics to daily

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Winning design announced for monument to Martin Luther King Jr., Coretta Scott King – The Boston Globe

Winning design announced for monument to Martin Luther King Jr., Coretta Scott King By Jeremy C. Fox and Jon ChestoMarch 04, 2019 It will rise above Boston Common northeast of the Parkman Bandstand, an immense, undulating form whose gleaming surface will reflect trees

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The Rennie Report: How Students Can Shape the Future of Education

Student Voice: How Young People Can Shape the Future of Education Educators, community members, and policy-makers across the state are working tirelessly to find the best path forward for schools. They debate what policies will have the biggest impact on

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Time Out — child mental health, attachment, and trauma.

This is great resource on time out Dr. Milton Fuentes, an ACT Master Trainer and member of the ACT Advisory Group, is sharing with us. See link below. What is it to discipline a child: What should it be? A

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How to overcome apathy and find your power

TODAY’S TED TALK How to overcome apathy and find your power “Sí, se puede!” — “Yes, we can!” It’s the rallying cry Dolores Huerta came up with as a young activist in the 1970s, and she’s lived by it in

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At the Davis Museum, Latin American art writ large

At the Davis Museum, Latin American art writ large Murray Whyte February 22, 2019 WELLESLEY — “Art_Latin_America,” a sprawling new show at the Davis Museum, begins with a bang: A roomful of works so urgent and charged with the politics

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Frida Kahlo: The painter and the persona, in two wildly divergent shows – The Boston Globe

Frida Kahlo: the painter and the persona, in two very different shows Murray Whyte March 01, 2019 Is there another artist on earth with the name-brand recognition of Frida Kahlo? You might say Vincent Van Gogh, or Pablo Picasso, or

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A love story about the power of art as organizing

FEBRUARY 15, 2019 NEW ON TED.COM A love story about the power of art as organizing In a lyrical talk full of radical imagination, poet Aja Monet and community organizer phillip agnew share the story of how they fell in love

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