Child development

Risk taking & resilience

A recent study has shown a drastic drop in risk taking behaviors among teens. This episode unpacks why this is NOT a good thing for kids, and how risk taking in the classroom is still important.

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Toys vs. Tools

What is the role and value of tactile learning in the classroom? Whether it is a science experiment or simply practicing handwriting, fine motor skills play a role in brain development. How does that compare to the emphasis on technology in the classroom?

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