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Article theatlantic.com

Have Smartphones Destroyed a Generation? - The Atlantic


The Atlantic, 2017: "Have Smartphones Destroyed a Generation? More comfortable online than out partying, post-Millennials are safer, physically, than adolescents have ever been...

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Article nautil.us

Cursive Handwriting and Other Education Myths - Nautilus


Issue 40: Learning - Nautilus, 2016: "Teaching cursive handwriting doesn’t have nearly the value we think it does. To me this symbolizes all that is wrong with the strange o...

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Article offspring.lifehacker.com

Why You Should Encourage Your Kid's Very Specific Obsession  - Offspring


My friend Karen says her son Christopher’s devotion to garbage trucks began when he was around 18 months old. He would go nuts whenever he saw one. Karen tried to turn his atten...

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The difference between winning and succeeding | John Wooden - TED


TED Published on Mar 26, 2009 With profound simplicity, Coach John Wooden redefines success and urges us all to pursue the best in ourselves. In this inspiring talk he share...

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Article learningmusic.ableton.com

Learn how to make music


Get started making music In these lessons, you'll learn the basics of music making. No prior experience or equipment is required; you'll do everything right here in your brow...

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Article journal.thriveglobal.com

How I started reading 100 books a year – Thrive Global - Thrive Global (2018)


I came across a study a while back that freaked the crap out of me. According to the Pew Research Center, the average American reads 12 books per year. However, the median numbe...

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Ken Robinson on Passion | School of Life - The School of Life


The School of Life Published on Apr 11, 2013 LECTURE @THE SCHOOL OF LIFE: Sir Ken Robinson believes that everyone is born with extraordinary capability. So what happens to a...

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Article brainpickings.org

W.E.B. Dubois on Earning One’s Privilege: His Magnificent Letter of Advice to His Teenage Daughter - Brain Pickings (2016)


"Be honest, frank and fearless and get some grasp of the real values of life... Read some good, heavy, serious books just for discipline: Take yourself in hand

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Article hackernoon.com

How to Learn Piano With Technology – Hacker Noon - Hacker Noon (2018)


I’ve spent the past few months trying to teach myself the piano, pretty much from scratch. It’s been tough, and sometimes disheartening, but also hugely rewarding. You might be ...

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Article economist.com

How and why to search for young Einsteins | The Economist - The Economist


EVERY year in Singapore 1% of pupils in the third year of primary school bring home an envelope headed “On government service”. Inside is an invitation to the city-state’s Gifte...

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Article nytimes.com

Reading Aloud to Young Children Has Benefits for Behavior and Attention - The New York Times


Reading aloud and playing imaginative games may help children deal with emotions like anger and sadness, researchers say.

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Article offspring.lifehacker.com

Give Your Kid a Secret Code to Help Them Get Out of Sticky Situations || LifeHacker - Offspring


Kids, no matter how you’ve raised them, will find themselves in tough situations. You know these moments—the ones where they don’t want to be there, but they also don’t want to ...

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Article theatlantic.com

Why Kids Want Things - The Atlantic - The Atlantic (2018)


A conversation with a researcher who has studied materialism for almost 30 years

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Article nytimes.com

Why You Should Stop Yelling at Your Kids - The New York Times


It doesn’t make you look authoritative. It makes you look out of control to your kids. It makes you look weak.

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Article offspring.lifehacker.com

Help Your Kid Clean Their Room With the 'Mountain Method' - LifeHacker - Offspring


“Okay, Mom, my room is clean!”

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Article nytimes.com

How to Wrap Advice as a Gift a Teenager Might Open - The New York Times


When parents have something to say that they really want teenagers to hear, these approaches can help get the message across.

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Article npr.org

How Inuit Parents Raise Kids Without Yelling — And Teach Them To Control Anger - NPR - NPR.org


At the top of the world, the Inuit culture has developed a sophisticated way to sculpt kids' behavior without yelling or scolding. Could discipline actually be playful?

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Article theguardian.com

The diabolical genius of the baby advice industry | News | The Guardian - the Guardian (2018)


The long read: Every baffled new parent goes searching for answers in baby manuals. But what they really offer is the reassuring fantasy that life’s most difficult questions hav...

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Article ideas.ted.com

How to explain anything to anyone: 4 steps to clearer communication - TED - ideas.ted.com (2019)


Physicist Dominic Walliman tells you how to share what you know in a way that will land with others.

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Article weforum.org

Here's how Iceland radically cut teenage drug use - World Economic Forum


The relationship between people and the state has allowed an effective national programme to cut the rates of teenagers smoking and drinking to excess.

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