Anxious parents, in particular, should bear in mind that although half of grit is perseverance, “nobody works doggedly on something they don’t find intrinsically interesting”.... continue reading.
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This book touches on an important aspect of early childhood development that many parents and educators in the digital age tend to neglect.... continue reading.
As someone who grew up under similar circumstances (i.e. without a father), I can totally relate to what Jim Daly, President and CEO of Focus on the Family, wrote in his book. The religious overtones may turn you off, but don’t let it.... continue reading.
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if you’re looking for a book with bite-sized tips on how to create shared moments out of fleeting minutes with your kids, this might be right up your alley.... continue reading.
It may sound counter-intuitive, but the less we push our kids towards educational success, the more they will learn.... continue reading.
If your child is serious about studying in the US, you must get a copy of this book. In fact, get two – one for yourself and one for your child (as prescribed by the author).... continue reading.