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Archive for September 2014

A Reading Brain

Posted on September 29, 2014 by Mindy Boyd Many of us take for granted the miraculous act of reading.  If you are reading this, you are probably an accomplished reader who most likely has forgotten how much work it took to learn to read in the first place.  Although it feels natural now, there is…

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A dangerous cycle that is hard to break…

Posted on September 09, 2014 By Jennifer Dryden “But mom, everyone else has _________.”  Fill in the blank with whatever it may be: an iPod touch, a television in their room, an iPad, a cell phone, an instagram, etc.  The list is endless.  How do we handle these pressures when our kids are asking for…

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