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Parenting in a time of chaos in the news...

Parenting is fraught with issues as 24 hour news cycles plague us with the most recent stories of violence, hate speech and hateful rhetoric. The following NY Times parenting piece reminded me of when I held my 11 month old son in my arms and watched the aftermath of the Oklahoma City bombing in 1995 and the senseless death of so many including children at a day care center in the federal building that morning. 75 more words


Kualitas Bukan Soal Penampilan, tapi...

Beberapa tahun
belakangan ini, kata pencitraan berkembang menjadi salah satu kata yang paling
sering digunakan di tengah-tengah percakapan masyarakat. Hal ini tentu
dipengaruhi oleh tekanan untuk membangun citra diri di hadapan publik. 404 more words


Invisibilizando los rostros de nuestra historia y silenciando las voces de nuestros/as niños/as

Me resulta refrescante la manifestación de viejos deseos. En numerosas ocasiones he mencionado el enfoque de mis estudios, y ver materializada algunas de las propuestas contenidas en mis observaciones, a pesar de que difícilmente exista una relación entre mi trabajo y los movimientos actuales, es muy satisfactorio. 851 more words


Common Sense Media New Report on Screens

Check out the latest from Common Sense Media about screens and sleep for children and parents. There is something for everyone as we think about how much we let  screens rule our lives! 8 more words


Using YouTube as a Teacher's Aid

I remember the day that I walked into an elementary art classroom and saw that the students were hard a work learning how to sculpt and manipulate clay. 192 more words

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To Share or Not to Share a Photo?

Common Sense Media has, for years, posted this excellent image-sharing resource, and it’s as timely today as it was when it was first published. The infographic posits a series of questions for 21st Century middle and high school kids to consider before deciding to share a photo on a digital device. 139 more words

Parents And Technology