The Blog

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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Families are a Child’s First Resource in time of Trouble

Parents need to be certain that their children feel loved no matter what they do, do not do, become or do not become. You are their parents and while you may not approve or accept their behavior, you will always … Continue reading

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