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A Vanishing Element of Educational Philosophy

Creating unity and harmony between rich pluralistic society is the prime endeavor of Malaysian educational philosophy. When we say unity, it’s not merely concern a single entity, but encompassed more than one such as unity in multiracial, unity in religion, unity in the way of expressing our patriotism, unity in order to build our nation under the tenet of justice and equality and much more. 736 more words

Child Psychology

So, I tried to get my son to eat his vegetables by sneaking them into one of his favorite foods and this was his response: Did you just trick me?! 82 more words


A Compass that Doesn't Point North : exploring how society has undermined intrinsic cognitive abilities

The trials that have emerged within American society in the past few months have allowed me to gain some real-life insight about the cognitive development of adolescents. 1,430 more words

Child Psychology

Why self-control matters. 8 simple ways to help preschoolers develop self-control: (Strategies developed in response to "The Dunedin Study" findings), by Nicola Nation

Preschoolers with good self-control have a better chance of growing up to become healthy, wealthy and crime-free. Here are 8 simple ways teachers can improve children’s self-control – and make classrooms more harmonious. 277 more words

Child Advocacy

Social, Cultural, and Economic Influences on Child Psychology

Dr. Miriam Galindo serves as a licensed clinical social worker and a licensed clinical psychologist. As a result, Dr. Miriam Galindo has experience with the discipline of child psychology. 210 more words

Miriam Galindo

ADHD's Failing Formula = Ignore Behavioral Guidelines + Meds = Frustration [Circular Reference]


In 2011, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) released clinical practice guidelines for the diagnosis, evaluation, AND treatment of ADHD in Children and Adolescents. 1,345 more words

#Mental Health

My Daughter's Mutinous, Back-Stabbing Pants

So, I caught my daughter smacking her own butt this morning while yelling, “BAD! You’re WRONG! You need to STOP IT!”

It was a perplexing situation, one I hoped to better understand. 202 more words