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Child Development (INACTIVE)

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  • A house open to all

    A house open to all
    Meet another member of South Florida's many-sided faith community. This week we're talking with Joan Schaeffer, president of Temple Israel of Greater Miami. Q: What are your duties as president? A: I'm the head lay leader. My duties vary quite a bit. I'...
  • Budget woes put Burbank parents in a daze

    Budget woes put Burbank parents in a daze
    When Andrea Bird was laid off from her retail job last year, the single mom could no longer afford after-school activities for her son and pulled him out of karate and soccer. While hunting for a job and trying to fight foreclosure on her home, she has...
  • Season's greedy

    Season's greedy
    Parent advice From our panel of staff contributors The kids need a big dose of giving to others; perhaps no new gifts of toys/clothes/electronics until they donate some used ones to needy people. Sign them up to participate in a service project or...
  • Prof: How to help children cope with shooting, prepare them for school Monday

    Prof: How to help children cope with shooting, prepare them for school Monday
    While parents and caregivers are struggling to understand Friday's tragic school shooting in Connecticut, they need to be ready to help children with their questions and fears, says a Purdue University child development expert. "Don't assume that the...
  • Grief, heartache felt in South Bend area

    Brandy Parker will hug her young children a little tighter today. The young South Bend mother stood outside of Madison Primary Center Friday afternoon waiting for her second-grader as news of the horrors from a Connecticut elementary school poured out....
  • NFL Linebacker's Mother Heard Screaming on 911 Tape

    NFL Linebacker's Mother Heard Screaming on 911 Tape
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Inside the Kansas City home that Jovan Belcher fled, his baby daughter wailed, his mother was in hysterics and his girlfriend was quiet. Barely breathing. This is what the NFL linebacker left behind on Saturday in a rush of violence...
  • Breastfeeding baby doll: creepy or groundbreaking?

    Breastfeeding baby doll: creepy or groundbreaking?
    NEW YORK (AP) — We've got dolls that wet, crawl and talk. We've got dolls with perfect hourglass figures. We've got dolls with swagger. And we've got plenty that come with itty bitty baby bottles. But it's a breastfeeding doll whose suckling sounds...
  • Does "Redshirting" Kids Make Better Athletes?

    Does "Redshirting" Kids Make Better Athletes?
    Mason Pratt is a pretty typical six-year-old. He likes playing outside with his friends and he just got a guitar for his birthday in September. When asked what he likes most about kindergarten, he answers, "Eating lunch." Ah, the simple joys of...
  • The evolution of home economics programs

    The evolution of home economics programs
    Go back, through a universe of chalk dust and repeating bells, to a classroom outfitted with a line of squat stoves, a long table stacked with dry goods, a row of teenage girls mixing dough in dented bowls, writing down the equation of a good pie in...
  • Arthur L. Rosenbaum dies at 69; UCLA pediatric eye surgeon

    Arthur L. Rosenbaum dies at 69; UCLA pediatric eye surgeon
    Dr. Arthur L. Rosenbaum, a prominent UCLA pediatric eye surgeon known for innovative research on eye- muscle disorders who late in life was targeted by animal-rights extremists, has died. He was 69. -------------------- FOR THE RECORD: In an obituary...
  • Ex-prof accused of child porn released after posting bail

     
    A former Wheaton College professor facing child porn possession charges posted $30,000 bond this week and was released from the DuPage County jail, officials said. …...
  • Julie Andrews on princesses, Disney and a new 'Mary Poppins' film

     
    Julie Andrews discusses National Princess Week and the new movie about the making of "Mary Poppins."...