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February 2015

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1-Minute Discipline Magic

Safety is always the first priority, so if there's any potential danger to your child, you need to act right away. "You must also remove anything that is part of the problem," says Bobbi Rosenquest, Ph.D., an associate professor of early-childhood education at Boston's Wheelock College.

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Can too many snow days widen the achievement gap?

These seemingly never-ending snow days are taking away valuable time from all students.

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‘Fifty Shades Of Grey’ Boycott Calls For People To Ditch The Film And Give $50

When “Fifty Shades of Grey” opens in theaters this Friday, not everyone will be lining up to see the much hyped and highly anticipated movie based on the bestselling erotic trilogy.

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Newton's Deborah Lisansky Beck to be honored by social workers group

The National Association of Social Workers, Massachusetts chapter, has announced that it will honor Wheelock professor and Newton native Deborah Lisansky Beck, MSW, LICSW, with the "Greatest Contribution to Social Work Education" award.

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Go Away: In Praise Of The Gap Year, For All Students

Across the United States, the idea of a “gap year” has taken hold. Instead of enrolling in college directly after high school, gap year students take a year off to work, perform service, travel or do all of the above.

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Reading Instruction in Kindergarten: What Will it Cost in the Long Haul?

Every time I hear or think about the immediate impact of the mandated Common Core State Standards on the young children of today, I get deeply concerned.

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Partners in Progress: College, Community, and the Board's Contribution

There is a balance to be maintained between the community’s expectations of what an institution might be able to accomplish and what it actually can accomplish within the confines of its mission.

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January 2015

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A ‘Pinocchio’ that owes more to Kabuki than Disney

A Kabuki-influenced version of “Pinocchio” may strike some as the sort of theatrical experiment best suited to an avant-garde troupe performing in a dimly lit basement.

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Inspiring a World of Good Through Early-Childhood Education in Singapore

This year, Singapore celebrates its 50th anniversary as an independent country.

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Critics’ picks: Puppet Showplace Theater 40th Anniversary Exhibit

Puppet Showplace Theater founder Mary Churchill’s crocheted Cranberry Puppets and characters from master puppeteer Paul Vincent-Davis’s “Japanese Festival Dances” are spotlighted alongside work by the theater’s affiliated artists. Through Feb. 21.

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Celebrating MLK and Expanding the Circle of Amity: An Interview with Dr. William “Smitty” H. Smith

Dr. William “Smitty” H. Smith is the founding executive director of the National Center for Race Amity based at Wheelock College in Boston.

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