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Do Grandparents Benefit from Grandparenting?

Do Grandparents Benefit from Grandparenting? | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
Grandparental child care is traditionally considered an altruistic act. Therefore, research on this intergenerational exchange has focused on its effects on the younger generations, e.g., grandchildren’s developmental outcomes, cognitive stimulation, and educational attainment; but also middle generation’s benefits deriving from…
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Income Inequality Is A Major Barrier To Attending College

Income Inequality Is A Major Barrier To Attending College | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
Morning Edition co-host David Greene talks to Suzanne Mettler of Cornell University, author of the new book, Degrees of Inequality: How the Politics of Higher Education Sabotaged the American Dream.
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Empathy is a skill that must be learned

Empathy is a skill that must be learned | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
It's best to begin teaching kids during the toddler and preschool years through modeling and explanation
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Why a big part of a student's college success starts with dad | Deseret News National

Why a big part of a student's college success starts with dad | Deseret News National | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
The Deseret News National Edition fills a void in the American media landscape through rigorous journalism for family- and faith-oriented audiences.
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Weekend Marriage Retreat Getaway (PA)

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Dad and the diploma: The difference fathers make for college graduation - Society and Culture - AEI

Dad and the diploma: The difference fathers make for college graduation - Society and Culture - AEI | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
This brief focuses on paternal involvement in high school. I find that young adults who as teens had involved fathers are significantly more likely to graduate from college, and that young adults from more privileged backgrounds are especially likely to have had an involved father in their lives as teens.
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5 books on more meaningful relationships

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Take a literary journey through the science of rewarding relationships.
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The M.Guy Tweet

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What Makes a Compassionate Man?

What Makes a Compassionate Man? | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
What does it take to foster compassion in men? To find out, Kozo Hattori interviewed scientific and spiritual experts.
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Ignoring an Inequality Culprit: Single-Parent Families

Ignoring an Inequality Culprit: Single-Parent Families | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
In The Wall Street Journal, Robert Maranto and Michael Crouch write that intellectuals fretting about income disparity are oddly silent regarding the decline of the two-parent family.
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Flightlines » Tough marriage choices

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Marriages must change as partners grow

Marriages must change as partners grow | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
"Even in the best of marriages, it seems, our relationships after four years will be different than they were when we started out, and different still after nine years, 15 years and so on," our Ken Potts says. "Though there are certainly some constants as our partnerships evolve, we are, in fact, continually renewing and rewriting our marriage vows, often in surprising and profound ways."
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10 welfare reform lessons - Economics - AEI

10 welfare reform lessons - Economics - AEI | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
From 1995 until the end of 2013, New York City's cash-welfare caseload shrunk from almost 1.1 million recipients to less than 347,000 — a drop of more than 700,000 men, women, and children.
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The Case for Divorce Reform | Family Studies

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Working-Class Fathers Shouldn't Be So Easily Dismissed

Working-Class Fathers Shouldn't Be So Easily Dismissed | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
Single motherhood may be a rational economic choice for working-class women, but it’s a choice based on limited options with consequences for the mothers, fathers and children.
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Graduation day: How dads’ involvement impacts higher education success - Society and Culture - AEI --Video

Graduation day: How dads’ involvement impacts higher education success - Society and Culture - AEI --Video | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
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How "Cultural Parasites" Affect Work with Dads

How "Cultural Parasites" Affect Work with Dads | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
What does "cultural parasites" have to do with fatherhood work? Find out in our newest blog post.
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22nd Annual Symposium on Family Issues | NCFR

22nd Annual Symposium on Family Issues | NCFR | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
The 22nd Annual National Symposium on Family Issues is planned for Oct. 13-14, 2014, in the ballroom of the Nittany Lion Inn in University Park, Pennsylvania.
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8 characteristics of a trustworthy partner - News-Sentinel.com

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A Key to College Success: Involved Dads

A Key to College Success: Involved Dads | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
College students whose fathers were around during their high-school years are far more likely to graduate than those whose dads weren't around.
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Graduation day: How dads’ involvement impacts higher education success

Wednesday, April 23, 2014 | 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

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Responsible Fatherhood and Healthy Families Conference Call Sereies 2013-2014

Responsible Fatherhood and Healthy Families Conference Call Sereies 2013-2014 | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
Promoting Responsible Fatherhood Integration - where we've been, who we have become, and what we want to be... Part I: They Journey Thursday, May 1, 2014
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Why is the teen birth rate falling?

Why is the teen birth rate falling? | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
The teen birth rate has been on a steep decline since the early 1990s. What's behind the trend?
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MercatorNet: In a world of family change, how are children faring?

MercatorNet: In a world of family change, how are children faring? | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
A new report provides a unique global picture of family factors affecting child well-being.
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Responding to Our Fatherhood Crisis | Q Ideas

Responding to Our Fatherhood Crisis | Q Ideas | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
The federal government spends $100 billion dollars every year on programs such as child support enforcement and anti-poverty efforts directed at supporting father-absent homes. What happened to fatherhood in America? Over 25 million children live apart from their biological fathers—contributing to poor maternal and infant health, incarceration, crime, teen pregnancy, child abuse, drug and alcohol abuse and lack of education. How can Christians address this crisis?
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Gray divorcees: Shifting divorce culture claims more couples over 50

Gray divorcees: Shifting divorce culture claims more couples over 50 | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
Mike Payne believes he knows why his marriage of 27 years didn’t last. He and his former wife concentrated on their two children and not their relationship, he says.
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