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By The Goddard School • May 26th, 2019
It can help them build up their own self-esteem and self-worth
Mentors and role models , we all know, serve great value in our lives. They teach, inspire, excite and support us.
Sometimes, however, our culture’s obsession with celebrity and wealth can create an environment where children are choosing their heroes or role models based on status or power.
That’s why I wrote a book to help children identify positive role models who will empower…

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By The Goddard School • January 4th, 2019
While The Goddard School does not endorse the use of time-outs to discipline children, we do understand that parents have their own philosophies on parenting, so we present this article in its entirety
You know what they say: Raising a kid doesn’t come with instructions. Fortunately, there are a few helpful tools at your disposal, including a tried-and-true…

Siblings of children with special needs struggle with things every day, and here are some ideas about how to help them keep their balance (not to mention yours)

By The Goddard School • November 29th, 2018
It’s easy to get lazy on weeknights, especially when the mere thought of cooking an entire dinner is exhausting. That’s where these five one-pan meals come in. Just assemble all of the ingredients on a single baking sheet and pop it in the oven. Because a no fuss, no mess dinner is exactly what you need right now
Photo: Liz Andrew/Styling: Erin McDowell
Sausage with Broccoli Rabe and White Beans
An instant dinner with almost…

These more than 25 Thanksgiving activities for toddlers will keep little hands busy and out of trouble during the holiday season.

Marriott International continues to reinforce its position as a leading hospitality company in the UAE with the expected addition of 11 new properties by year-end and a robust development outlook over the next five years. Year-to-date, the company has added six new properties and is scheduled to add five more in the country – bringing …

By The Goddard School • January 29th, 2014
By Jack Maypole, MD
Gravity sucks (well, actually, it pulls). If you are an infant or toddler
anyway, it remains one of the greatest challenges you face. One does not need to be a phrenologist to know that the noggins of our littlest children get bumpy as they are knocked and bonked with zillions of pratfalls and tumbles each day. The question is: when is it serious? When should these kids be seen by a…

Jared Leto's Joker is ready for his close-up. After making his tattooed, shiny-grilled debut as Batman's archenemy in 2016's Suicide…

Fatherhood is a profound, wonderful journey full of moments that you will cherish for a lifetime. Here are five tips for dads who are new to the experience.

By The Goddard School • May 10th, 2018
It’s easy to conclude that people generally suck. Don’t they, though? There’s the driver who cut you off, the lady who appears out of nowhere to swipe the last Costco sample off the tray when you’ve been waiting patiently in line, the “friend” who’s forgotten your birthday three years in a row. I get why we’d assume others just aren’t trying
But this, of course, is a damaging outlook to take. It closes us off…

By The Goddard School • April 26th, 2018
Like when, just for hypothetical example, requests to clean up the Magna-Tiles get tuned out, monologues about the day’s agenda elicit a confused “What?” and efforts to discuss the self-actualizing lessons of The Little Engine That Could are met with knock-knock jokes about butts…
Does anyone else feel like her kids ignore her , oh, 97 percent of the time?
Babies as young as five months old know their names, says Lelonek. Around nine months…

Just how big does Avengers: Infinity War get? Allow directors Joe and Anthony Russo to explain.

Most of us know the tradition. On the second day of February, every year, we watch the beloved cuddly creature come out from its burrow and predict if spring is

Whether your area gets blanketed with snow each winter or you see nary a flake, here’s an activity to help your family celebrate the magic of snow together.

Give snack time some healthy zest with these apple ring cookies!

From sugar high's to tantrums, how to have your kids on their best behaviour when visiting family this holiday season.

The AC Hotel offers some guest rooms with a wrap-around balcony. The European style hotel is located at 135 Joe Nuxhall Way, across from Great American Ball Park. The new hotel has 171 guest rooms and suites, 20 rooms have private balconies.

Need a fun breakfast idea? These Ham, Egg, & Cheese Breakfast Pizzas are delicious and can be made gluten free!

Go ahead, toy with your pumpkin carving this year—the kids will love the results. These fun pumpkin decorating ideas will get you started!

Marriott’s ultra-hip W Hotels brand has opened its newest property in a suburb of Seattle with plenty of Northwestern design.

Experts from Lippincott, Disney, and SoulCycle weigh in on how they craft happy experiences.

Children need to learn to manage negative emotions, and to do that, they need to experience them from time-to-time at manageable levels. The anxiety-free child

Now playing on a lawn near you: a party that celebrates summer, cinema, and community all under the stars.

By The Goddard School • November 13th, 2014
Being a new parent is an exciting, life-changing experience, but it can also be scary. After all, nobody is born knowing how to be Supermom or Superdad. Here are ten helpful tips for first-time parents
Don’t panic. Babies cry, spit up and vomit, which is usually normal. Even if you’re worried, panicking will not help because babies can pick up on anxiety, and it can upset them.
Be gentle but realistic. Supporting your newborn’s head…

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When early elementary teachers integrate music and theater, student learning improves in reading, math, and science as they become better critical thinkers and problem solvers.