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Research About Parenting Styles and Self Esteem

Are you interested in learning what researchers have discovered is the correlation between different parenting styles & the self-esteem of your child? If so, I’m going to summarize 5 conclusions I learned from reading multiple scientific studies that looked at the relationship between parenting styles & self-esteem. This is the 5th article in my Parenting …

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childrens museum reciprocity

How to use Children’s Museum Reciprocity to visit Museums for free!

I’m sure you know the power of museums to expand your kid’s mind and spark their imagination. You may even have family memberships to your local children or science museum. However, are you aware that there is a way to get access to over 700 museums around the world where up to 6 guests can …

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Permissive Parenting

Permissive Parenting is BAD for your child. Here are 7 Reasons why!

I bet you want your children to be empowered, innovative, emphatic,  decision makers and loving.  Maybe, your parents were overly strict or demanding with you, and you know that you do NOT want to follow their example. Perhaps, you’ve seen examples of helicopter parents micromanaging their kids, and you’ve determined that you do NOT want …

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Baumrind Parenting Styles

Baumrind parenting styles – 4 Parent Types & Examples

Are you interested in the Baumrind parenting styles and trying to figure out which one works best for you and your child? In this article, I’ll share examples of the four different types of Baumrind parenting styles, and share the clues that will help you identify which type of parent you are.  I’ve also included my YouTube video with funny …

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5 Fun STEM Summer Activities

5 Fun Summer STEM Activities for the Whole Family

This is a guest post by Ashley Pereira and Briana Hernandez of careerinstem.com We’re well into May now, which means that summer is just around the corner! Summer is a great time for the whole family; the kids are out of school, parents don’t have to shovel any more, and plenty of relaxing vacations and staycations! …

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35 Carol Dweck Mindset Quotes for Parents, Students, Business & Relationships

35 Carol Dweck Mindset Quotes for Parents, Students, Business & Relationships

Carol Dweck’s book, Mindset: The New Psychology of Success, is widely considered the gold standard for understanding how the brain works, and how human beings can learn to fulfill our potential.  I discovered Dweck while on vacation, and the growth mindset concept has resonated with me so profoundly, that I created a free growth mindset scavenger hunt to introduce …

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Class Dojo Growth Mindset

5 Reasons why the Class Dojo Growth Mindset Video Series Will Benefit Your Kids!

I’m guessing you’ve heard the phrase “Growth Mindset.”  Maybe, you’ve read my article about the difference between growth vs. fixed mindsets or an introduction to Carol Dwek’s landmark book about mindset. Perhaps you’ve signed up for our free & fun, 7-day kids growth mindset scavenger hunt? You’ve probably also heard of Class Dojo,  an exceptional classroom management software that is …

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How to Encourage Girls in STEM Infographic

7 Proven Steps to Encourage Girls in STEM Infographic

If you are here, then you painfully aware of the disappointing lack of diversity in STEM fields such as engineers, software developers, architects, and mathematicians. The good news is the economic opportunity for our girls is MASSIVE.  Plus the societal benefits are big too.  Almost everyone wants to work on things that have an impact and …

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Growth Vs Fixed Mindset

27 Examples of a Growth vs Fixed Mindset in Kids

If you are a manager, parent, educator, business owner or in a serious relationship, then understanding the difference between a Growth vs Fixed Mindset is critical to your success. I stumbled upon this concept while reading Dr. Carol S. Dweck’s bestselling book Mindset  on vacation in January.  I’m such a believer in the idea that my last …

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