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Being in the same environment for a long time can make anyone (kids and adults alike) fidgety.

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May 28, 2020
Scott Kim

Changing the Game: 5 Tips for Encouraging Critical Thinking About Games

Learning at Home, Learning Through Play

In this time of staying at home, parents are now called on to be teachers. But kids are easily bored. And most of us are not trained to be teachers. So how can we keep our kids fully engaged in learning in a way that works for the whole family?

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May 21, 2020
Becky Hill

More Ideas for Remote Learning

Learning at Home

With the COVID-19 pandemic and stay-at-home orders happening across the U.S., many children are home for the rest of the school year.

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May 14, 2020
Michelle Parrinello-Cason

Building Empathy: How to Teach Your Children This Skill Using Books

Learning at Home

If you ask any parent or teacher, they’ll tell you they care most about their children growing up to be good people.

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April 30, 2020
Allison Duggan

Combating Cabin Fever with Passion Projects

Learning at Home, STEAM

Much of the world is spending more time at home, and families are left looking for activities. You’ve already chalked the driveway. The new puzzle you ordered hasn’t arrived yet. And that homemade playdough recipe blew up on the stove and cost you your last roll of paper towels.

If you’re feeling cabin fever and are looking to shake off quarantine burnout, the prescription could be a passion project.

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April 16, 2020
Becky Hill

Four Ways To Be Quarantined and Happy

Kids And Creativity, Learning at Home

These are scary times. The news is full of virus updates every day. The grocery stores across the nation have empty shelves. People are hoarding food. Schools have been cancelled. Many parents have children home all day. How do you keep children happy and busy during this crisis?

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April 02, 2020
Lina Awshee

Distance Learning & Learning Hygiene Considerations

Learning at Home

Currently, with the majority of the world under some level of stay at home measures, families are having to adapt quickly to a new way of life.

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