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As a newspaper columnist, Nancy Devlin, Ph.D. has written over 700 articles on subjects related to education and parenting. Welcome to her Classroom!

Caution Without Fear

Do not put fear into your children. Adults must give children the information for them to protect themselves and be safe in a factual, non-threatening way. Making them fearful does not make them safer. Continue reading

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Gifts For Children – Some Tips

It ia now that time of year when parents and relatives become concerned about holiday gifts for children.¬† Many people give a great deal of time and attention to choosing ¬†just the right gift and are disconcerted when the child … Continue reading

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Ah… The First Week of School

September is here again and with it the beginning of another school year. The first day of school can be an emotional experience for both parent and child. It is best for parents not to voice their fears to the … Continue reading

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