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The impact of shared book reading on children's language skills (Best Evidence in Brief)

There is a new Best Evidence in Brief  with – amongst others – this meta-analysis:

This meta-analysis, published in Educational Research Review, explores whether shared reading interventions are equally effective across a range of study designs, across a range of different outcome variables, and for children from different socioeconomic status (SES) groups.

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Education

"I thought there would be no math."

I was watching one of my favorite morning shows, Good Morning America, and the anchors were jokingly laughing off their inability to quickly calculate something that would have added to the light-hearted conversation with an off-handed quip we often hear, “I thought there would be no math.” In other words, ‘it’s okay that I can’t do math, because I can read and I am good at other things.’ One of my other favorite morning shows, … 1,044 more words

Support Dog

The team were privileged to support this first time mum as she birthed her baby in to the world at home in the pool.

The couples first “baby” couldn’t wait to meet her baby “brother”

Home Birth

2019: A Year of Unexpected Detours

It’s been a year since I last picked up my computer to write.  I apologize for the radio silence. I had all the intentions of writing, but each time it just didn’t feel right and the words were stuck somewhere in the back of my head and I’d sullenly promise myself that I would write again soon. 531 more words

Travel

Double Delight

The team felt privileged to be able to support this family to birth at home for the second time.

Home Birth