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Pass or Fail: Intervention, Early and Often

Pass or Fail: Intervention, Early and Often | Early Childhood Education | Scoop.it
In this multi-part series, I provide a dissection of the phenomenon of retention and social promotion. Also, I describe the many different methods that would improve student instruction in classrooms and eliminate the need for retention and social promotion if combined effectively. While reading this series, periodically ask yourself this question: Why are educators, parents and the American public complicit in a practice that does demonstrable harm to children and the competitive future of the country? When it comes to getting rid of our current pass-fail system, I have developed six strategies (click to see them all). The last strategy is the provision of …
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Creative play still best for young children | Letters

Creative play still best for young children | Letters | Early Childhood Education | Scoop.it
Letters: ICT screen technologies will inappropriately accelerate early child development and distort the natural development of the young child’s delicate growing senses
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Guest Interview: Early Intervention Program for Babies and Toddlers

Guest Interview: Early Intervention Program for Babies and Toddlers | Early Childhood Education | Scoop.it
A first hand look into early intervention mentions wrt speech therapy and attaining developmental milestones.
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Effects of Television On Young Children (Interview With Top Voted Pediatrician)

Please LIKE,COMMENT,SHARE, or even FAVORITE if you found this video to be helpful. Thank you for watching another episode of - Ask Your Pediatrician- with Pa...
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A day in the life of a pre-school teacher

Wisdom to Share, Courage to Ask This video was developed together with the first-of-its-kind Mentoring Starter Kit. This project which was initiated by the i...
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How much is harmful?: New guidelines released on screen time for young children

How much is harmful?: New guidelines released on screen time for young children | Early Childhood Education | Scoop.it
The Canadian Paediatric Society has just released new guidelines on screentime for little children – and Kelly Grant wonders if she’ll ever shower uninterrupted again
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Young children are terrible at hiding – psychologists have a new theory why

Young children are terrible at hiding – psychologists have a new theory why | Early Childhood Education | Scoop.it
Little kids cover their own eyes and feel hidden, even if they're still fully visible. New research suggests this doesn't mean children can't understand others' perspectives, as had been assumed.
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Preventing Childhood Obesity in Infants and Toddlers | Pediatric Center of Round Rock Healthy Families Blog

Preventing Childhood Obesity in Infants and Toddlers | Pediatric Center of Round Rock Healthy Families Blog | Early Childhood Education | Scoop.it
To be effective, any campaign against childhood obesity must include intervention strategies to combat obesity in preschool children.
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Stuttering: When To Seek Help - ADVANCE for Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists (blog)

Stuttering: When To Seek Help ADVANCE for Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists (blog) Research shows that for most children who present with some mild dysfluencies under the age of 5, the dysfluencies will often resolve themselves during...
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