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Reading Together: Why Your Baby Needs Books

By Elizabeth Verdick and Marjorie Lisovskis, authors of the Happy Healthy Baby® series When you read to your baby, you’re not just bonding, you’re promoting language and social skills. It’s never too early to start a positive lifetime habit. “In … Continue reading

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When Kids Fear Swimming Lessons, Don’t Just Dive In

By Eric Braun For me, few things symbolize the joy of summer vacation more than a swimming pool. When I wrap my toes over a pool’s concrete lip, gaze at the shimmering blue water, and inhale the smell of chlorine, … Continue reading

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Share the Wealth: One Student’s GSA Story

By Laurel Lisovskis, BSW Part 5 in our Share the Wealth series. Click to read other Share the Wealth posts. Upon entering her eighth-grade year as a new student at our middle school, Jessie, whose name has been changed to … Continue reading

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Summer Reading Lists: Bore, Chore, or Score?

By Eric Braun Whether the kids in your life love to read, hate to read, or, most likely, are somewhere in the middle, the answer to the titular question is largely up to us—the grown-ups, the makers and enforcers of … Continue reading

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Share the Wealth: Embracing Endings

By Laurel Lisovskis, BSW Part 4 in our Share the Wealth series. Click to read other Share the Wealth posts. For those of us who live by the academic calendar, this time of year can be FULL. We are buried in our … Continue reading

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