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How Parents Can Help Children Reach Their Potential Brain Power

by JoAnn Deak, Ph.D. Over the past ten years, all of my professional time has been devoted to keeping up with the staggering onslaught of research on the brain and its implications for parents and schools. Imaging live, healthy...
by Michael Cadenhead
 

 
 
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The PBS KIDS Writers Contest Ceremony Winners and Highlights

WHUT hosted the PBS KIDS Writers Contest Ceremony at our studios on Saturday, May 31st.  More than 80 children, parents, teachers, parents, principal and community members attended the event. Congratulations to all the student...
by Michael Cadenhead
 

 
 
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Books to Read Before Kids Start School

By Danielle Steinberg Anxious, excited, curious, frightened… kids can experience a rush of emotions as they prepare for their first days of school. Whether they’re starting day care, preschool, kindergarten or a different s...
by Michael Cadenhead
 

 

 
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Ask Melinda Gates Your Question About Education Reform

As the co-founder of The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the world’s largest philanthropic organization, Melinda Gates has spent decades looking at the challenges and potential solutions to the problems facing Ameri...
by Michael Cadenhead
 

 
 
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Father’s Day Booklist

By Danielle Steinberg For as long as I can remember, reading has been an activity that my dad and I have always been able to enjoy together. When I was a baby, he read me stories before bed. As a child, we’d wake up early Sat...
by Michael Cadenhead