Perhaps you yourself recall the elation of running freely with your friends. The glorious freedom of not being watched. Do you recall some of the risks you took? The giddy anticipation prior to taking a risk and the exhilaration of conquering it? How many of those adventures would you have bypassed had your mom been with you? For me, the answer is all of them.
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@EducationNation and Parent Toolkit teamed up with Ann Morrison (@AnneEMorrison), Pre-K Teacher at The Lycée Français de New York, and Rae Pica (@raepica1), Education Consultant and Co-Founder of BAM Radio Network, to chat about childhood development. Take a look at what happened during the conversation below. Our #ToolkitTalk chats occur monthly. See what's coming up next and catch up on all of the past conversations.
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@EducationNation and Parent Toolkit teamed up with Dr. Bobbi Wegner (@drbobbiwegner), Clinical Psychologist at Boston Behavioral Medicine, and Maurice J. Elias (@SELinSchools), Director of Rutgers University's Social-Emotional Learning Lab, to chat about the importance of fostering compassion in kids. Take a look at what happened during the conversation below. Our #ToolkitTalk chats occur monthly. See what's coming up next and catch up on all of the past conversations.
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