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Is Parents Access To Their Child’s Facebook A Privacy Issue?

Is Parents Access To Their Child’s Facebook A Privacy Issue? | ParentingOnline | Scoop.it
"THE nation's attorneys-general will discuss whether laws should be introduced to allow parents access to their children's Facebook accounts and social networ
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Have Smartphones Destroyed a Generation?

Have Smartphones Destroyed a Generation? | ParentingOnline | Scoop.it
More comfortable online than out partying, post-Millennials are safer, physically, than adolescents have ever been. But they’re on the brink of a mental-health crisis.
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Young Adult Novels That Teach a Growth Mindset

Young Adult Novels That Teach a Growth Mindset | ParentingOnline | Scoop.it
Heroes in books and movies captivate kids, many of whom could teach a master class on these characters. The fresh perspective teachers can offer is how students themselves can and should be heroes.

As advocates of growth mindset, we can teach children that heroism does not require obsession with perfection or product. We should show students that we also value process and progress. Heroic stories can help: They teach students about mitigating mistakes, learning from loss, and overcoming adversity, all of which are key elements of growth mindset.

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Principal's Letter to Parents - Jay Shetty - Huffington Post RIse

parents must watch it

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STOP YOUR PHONE FROM WAKING YOU UP! How to turn off blue light on iPhones and iPads

Blue light wakes you up! You do not want your or your chlid's phones or iPads waking you up. A feature called "night shift" will remove the blue ligh
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Download Smartloq Math for Android (reviewed)

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Smartloq Math - Android - Smartloq Math makes you solve a mental arithmetic problem before you can use your apps:THE VERDICT We check our smartphone
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What is the most psychologically damaging thing you can say to a child? - Quora

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Here's the Secret to Raising a Safe, Smart Kid

Here's the Secret to Raising a Safe, Smart Kid | ParentingOnline | Scoop.it
Advice from Common Sense Media editors. It's not lots of limits, but it's not being hands off, either.
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Wearable Technology Expected to Flourish in Classrooms -- THE Journal

Wearable Technology Expected to Flourish in Classrooms -- THE Journal | ParentingOnline | Scoop.it
Classroom wearable technology in the United States is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate of nearly 46 percent over the next four years, according to a recent report released by Research and Markets, a Dublin, Ireland-based market research firm.
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How To Teach Children That Failure Is The Secret To Success

How To Teach Children That Failure Is The Secret To Success | ParentingOnline | Scoop.it
When children view their abilities as something they can change over time, they're more apt to deal well with challenges, researchers say. And what parents say can help or hurt.
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Study Finds How Parents And Children Actually Use Smartphones

Study Finds How Parents And Children Actually Use Smartphones | ParentingOnline | Scoop.it
The Rogers Innovation Report looked at parents and young adult children to see how they use their smartphones.

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Agron S. Dida's curator insight, April 28, 2014 6:16 AM

Smartphones are just little notebooks we are going to use for emergency only. (By the way I am 63!)

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Former Stanford dean shares the 8 skills everyone should have by age 18

Former Stanford dean shares the 8 skills everyone should have by age 18 | ParentingOnline | Scoop.it
Our kids must be able to do these things without resorting to calling a parent on the phone. If they're calling us to ask how, they do not have the life skill.
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Kids online infographic

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MindYeti.com > HOME

MindYeti.com > HOME | ParentingOnline | Scoop.it
Mind Yeti guided audio sessions help you calm your mind, focus your attention, and connect to the people and world around you.
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Are you GO-ing Pokemon crazy?

Are you GO-ing Pokemon crazy? | ParentingOnline | Scoop.it
Pokémon Go is the latest craze in online gaming that has cartoon monsters dominating the news and eating up the data of millions of gamers across the US, New Zealand and Australia. Learn what it's about, tips tricks and much more.
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Our poor sleeping habits are filling our brains with neurotoxins

Our poor sleeping habits are filling our brains with neurotoxins | ParentingOnline | Scoop.it
We’ve known for some time that sleep is important for the restoration and strengthening specific functions in the brain linked to memory, regulating emotions, decision-making, and even creativity. But scientists are now discovering the processes through which sleep also cleans the brain like a plumbing system, in the process changing its cellular structure. This research ha
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The Complete Guide to Snapchat for Teachers and Parents - A.J. JULIANI

The Complete Guide to Snapchat for Teachers and Parents - A.J. JULIANI | ParentingOnline | Scoop.it
Snapchat is a video messaging application created by Evan Spiegel, Bobby Murphy, and Reggie Brown when they were students at Stanford University (and then
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Clean Minecraft Videos

A site that only allows clean, safe, and Minecraft videos with appropriate content on it. There are over 125 clean Minecraft videos, 30 hours of fun, and a safe enviornment.
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Online Safety Resources

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Get the essential information you need for you and your family to more safely use the Internet. Find top tips for Internet safety, learn how to tell myths from facts when it comes to dangers in the online world.
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Parent Guide for iPad on the App Store

Read reviews, compare customer ratings, see screenshots and learn more about Parent Guide for iPad. Download Parent Guide for iPad and enjoy it on your iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.
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Raising a Child With Grit Can Mean Letting Her Quit

Raising a Child With Grit Can Mean Letting Her Quit | ParentingOnline | Scoop.it
The rule at the “grit” expert Angela Duckworth’s house? You can quit. But you can’t quit on a hard day.
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