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Failure enables the learning

[caption id="attachment_50409" align="alignleft" width="211"] Photo Credit ALL GROAN UP[/caption] Failure - defined as a:  omission of occurrence or performance; b (1):  a state of inability to perform a normal function (2):  an abrupt cessation of normal functioning c:  a fracturing or giving way under stress Epiphany - defined as a moment in which you suddenly see or understand something in…
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READ TO MY TWEEN?? (YES, AND ALSO TO YOUR TEEN!)

  [caption id="attachment_61691" align="aligncenter" width="400"] IMAGE SOURCE: THINKSTOCK[/caption]   READ TO MY TWEEN?? (YES, AND ALSO TO YOUR TEEN!) If you’re like most parents, you have fond memories of reading to your young child. It was a cuddly time, a time to read simply for the pleasure of it, and there was a special kind…
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Love Highlights Magazine? Highlights Every Day!

Love Highlights magazine? Highlights Every Day! Then you’ll love our NEW app, Highlights Every Day — more games, puzzles, reading and original videos to enjoy EVERY day! Get new jokes, new original videos, new puzzles, every single day with Highlights Every Day! Here’s more Fun with a Purpose™ from the publisher your family has trusted for…
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The Man Behind the Story, Kike Calvo – National Geographic Creative Photographer

Kikeo and The Whale (Bilingual Edition) is an incredible new book by Kike Calvo a National Geographic Creative Photographer and dad. In addition, he specializing in environmental, cultural & marine documentaries. Kike is embarking on a new project with his 11-month-old daughter, in, is soon to launch and we will keep you updated as it unfolds. Teachers With Apps…
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Cupcake Digital Announces NetKids Digital

Cupcake Digital is excited to announce the launch of their newest product, NetKids Digital Entertainment Network! NetKids offers unlimited access to hundreds of popular videos and narrated stories within a safe, ad-free, commercial-free world of discovery.  Start today with a FREE trial and your child will be able to read and watch countless hours of high-quality,…
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“Rose Milany at the beach”

“Rose Milany at the beach” Rose Milany Collection presents its new e-book for the summer: “Rose Milany at the beach”! by Jean-Marc FILIPPI A sunny and colorful book of rhymes with over 50 interactive objects to discover and 3 memory and observation games. For kids 3-6 years, in English, French, and Spanish. On this beautiful summer's day,…
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Bluebee Pals – Blue Tooth Enabled Plush Animals

Bluebee Pals by Kayle Concepts LLC are adorable stuffed animals that are Bluetooth enabled and synch with both Apple and Android devices. They are able to play anything from music to stories to any educational game driven by sound. Using the Bluebee Plush Pals in conjunction with a device results in the Bluebee lip synching to…
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Is Time On The Playground More Beneficial Than Time In The Classroom?

Is Time On The Playground More Beneficial Than Time In The Classroom? According to Mr. Rogers, it is, and a whole slew of others expert in the area of childhood development. It is not surprising that studies show that when it comes to a child's brain development, time spent in unstructured play may be more significant than time in the…
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