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Scrutinizing the Meatball Story

Preface

The way this post came about is simple: it’s my daughter Haley’s birthday. How is that relevant? Well, there’s a classic Italian restaurant in our town called Provino’s where you can eat free on your birthday (with proof, of course). 712 more words

General Observations

In Focus: Experts of Their Own Realities: Join our New Working Group on Advancing Children and Youth Rights!

Contributed by Anna Windsor, Wellspring Advisors; Judith Lê, Wellspring Advisors; Devi Leiper O’Malley, FRIDA | The Young Feminist Fund; and Annie Hillar, Mama Cash –  699 more words

Children And Youth

Put a Plug in the Noise

Kids not listening to you when you ask them to do something? Is it because they are ignoring you or are you just in a noisy environment?  29 more words

Farm Safety

Battling With Your Teen Over Sexy Clothes? Tips for Parents

By Tomi-Ann Roberts, PhD (Professor of Psychology, Colorado College)

Moms and Dads have to constantly confront issues that arise from their daughters’ bodies maturing in a society that seems to sexualize them more and more. 1,208 more words

Children And Youth

Follow the Yellow Brick Road: A New Tool to Find Useful Early Childhood Resources

By Roseanne Flores, PhD (Member, APA Coalition for Psychology in Schools and Education)

Stephanie is an early childhood educator who needs to implement the Early Learning Guidelines (ELGs) in her classroom. 506 more words

Children And Youth

International Helmet Awareness Day

A campaign called Riders4Helmets has one simple goal: to educate equestrians on the benefits of wearing a properly fitted, certified helmet.

Riders4Helmets was formed in honor of 2008 Olympian rider Courtney King-Dye who suffered a serious brain injury in March 2010 when a horse she was riding tripped and fell. 50 more words

Farm Safety