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Kids and Parenting

By Derek Walter

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Why We Need to Make Space for Quiet Teachers

The push for performance and excessive collaboration leaves little room for quiet teachers.

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Kids and Parenting

By Brian Gresko

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Embracing the Spectrum: Prodigies, Autists, and the Kids in Between

How to see your child’s (and your own) weaknesses as strengths.

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Kids and Parenting

By Yasmine Jacobs

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Celebrating Awkward, Shy, Peculiar, and Odd

An international perspective on quiet education.

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Kids and Parenting

By Quiet Revolution

Susan Cain

Susan Cain’s Quiet: Now an Illustrated Book for Introverted Kids

From Susan Cain’s newest book for kids and teens, and the educators and parents in their lives: “Fear is a powerful enemy, but passion is an even stronger friend.”

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Kids and Parenting

By Susan Cain

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How My Mother Helped Launch My Writing Career

Sometimes it’s the things you don’t say that matter the most.

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Kids and Parenting

By Heidi Kasevich, PhD

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There’s More to Class Participation Than Raising Hands

What if class participation was measured by different standards?

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Kids and Parenting

By Elizabeth Wildman

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In Praise of Peace, Quiet, and Rug Picnics

Guilt-free parenting is a difficult thing to master.

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Kids and Parenting

By Brian Gresko

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The Reluctant Reader

It’s a long stretch from budding to mastery – but the journey is worth it.

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Kids and Parenting

By Navdeep Singh Dhillon

Your Little Introvert’s New Favorite Stories

Some advice on stories with unusual narratives.

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Kids and Parenting

By Mary Ellen Van Buskirk

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Samantha and Andie and Molly and Me

Pretty in Pink and Sixteen Candles came to life because of Molly Ringwald. So too did this writer’s search for authenticity.

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Kids and Parenting

By Lindsey Mead

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We Never Talk: An Open Letter to Parents of Teenagers

A meditation on the meaning for parents behind the shift from childhood to youth.

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Kids and Parenting

By Navdeep Singh Dhillon

Quiet, Capoeira, and Kids

This dad-daughter duo share their story about how even the most extroverted people need to develop the introverted portions of their personalities – and vice versa.

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Kids and Parenting

By Heidi Kasevich, PhD

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How Parenting Changed My Approach as an Educator

How a sensitive educator found her mission from her parenting.

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Kids and Parenting

By Susan Cain

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“We’ve Always Known That One-on-One Is the Best Way to Learn”

Use Deliberate Practice to increase your skills.

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