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Getting HELP research knowledge out to the community

Our friends at the Human Early Learning Partnership (HELP) are always trying to share their research knowledge to better inform government, community service providers and the public. 195 more words

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"Does this EEG make me look bad?"

This past Monday I had the opportunity to have a $100,000 EEG strapped to my head for science. EEG is short for Electroencephalography, which is the measurement of electrical activity along the scalp. 189 more words

Conference Board of Canada report calls for better supports for children and youth in care

The report, Success for All: Investing in the Future of Canadian Children in Care – April 2014, concludes that investing in children in care is the right thing to do. 69 more words

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Child Health Policy Centre talk: Can We Prevent Bullying? Free event May 7

Wosk Centre, Simon Fraser University
580 West Hastings Street
Free but limited to the first 160 people
Preregistration is required

Research has shown that the quality of children’s relationships is about more than simply “feeling good.” It shapes gene expression, brain development, behaviour, and long-term health. 50 more words

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Current//Historical Figures

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I’m convinced that putting something on the internet means it has to happen. Call it naïve, but it’s like making a promise to myself I can never deny I’ve made. 149 more words

Thoughts

Urban myths exposed

Points blog is back with a great interview with George Vaillant.

Here’s one of the questions and his response:

2. What do you think a bunch of alcohol and drug historians might find particularly interesting about your book?

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Controversies

Portfolio Research

Creating a professional portfolio is very important to get started in the huge and very competitive fashion industry. Doesn’t sound too difficult? Well what’s much more important is to stand out within this huge and very competitive fashion industry. 177 more words