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Sugar Words

You might have noticed an odd phrase popping up at home lately.  Before Spring Break, we noticed that the children’s peer talk was becoming more and more demanding.   195 more words

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Social Training Wheels

I’m obsessed with the book, The Pressured Child, by Michael Thompson, Ph.D.  If I wouldn’t be cited with plagiarism, I’d just scan the entire book and post it.  417 more words

Preschool

Wise Minded Parenting by Dr. Laura S. Kastner

Title: Wise Minded Parenting: 7 Essentials for Raising Successful Tweens + Teens

Author: Dr. Laura S. Kastner

Publisher: Parent Map

Date: April 1, 2013

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Non-Fiction

The Real Economics Of FGM: It's (Much) More Than 'Wages'

What do we know about the economics of FGM, or prospects for girls and young women with FGM in western countries?  Probably not much.  The REPLACE2 conference (London, 11 April ’14) took the theme ‘ 2,549 more words

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TESTIMONY: LIVING WITH HOPE AND COURAGE UNTIL SOCIAL PROTECTION IS AVAILABLE TO ALL

By Ines Prisca Bikindou, SNDdeN      “I work at St. Julie Billiart Hospital in Ngidinga, Democratic Republic of Congo, as an accountant and cashier. It is my first experience in this town where the population is predominantly poor, so that to pay for hospitalization is really hard. 72 more words

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Bart W. Édes opens the championship dinner of the Philippine Inter-collegiate Debating Championship

Isang maalab at maligayang pagbati sa inyong lahat! Ikinalulugod namin kayong makasama ngayong gabi.

Welcome to the Championship Dinner of the Philippine Inter-Collegiate Debating Championship!

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Narendra Modi would roll back women's rights in India

The Sangh Parivar approach to women’s rights and gender violence is clearly illustrated by women’s status in Gujarat, the state where Modi has been chief minister for 13 years and which he projects as a model of development. 59 more words

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