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It’s about time.

better late than never, PBS https://www.boston.com/culture/tv/2019/05/14/pbs-revealed-that-a-beloved-arthur-character-is-gay?fbclid=IwAR2ws4yj9wi_cF-FeXjTxY1ymYKd256GusR5ZGrRbfp797oIBVmFtBZ4o8o

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Get rid of that pesky Purell.

Get rid of that pesky Purell. For years we have been suggesting. Asking. Begging. (just the smell of it alone, not to mention bothering the children each and every time) Should you use antibacterial soap or hand sanitizers? No. Are we taking too many antibiotics? Yes. Thank you, William Morrow and the New York Times.

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Huh? Trust Children?

as our collective stomachs anxiously await/dread the arrival of acceptance letters for preschool and kindergarten, lets get clear about what the upset is really all about. the time is now. its not so hard. it’s actually easy to know when your child IS ready to matriculate. its when you DO NOT have the upset stomach! […]

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For 10th Street, this is preaching to the choir 

For 10th Street, this is preaching to the choir  “The basis for the beginnings of literacy is that children have heard and listened … They have spoken and been spoken to, people have discussed [things] with them … They have asked questions and received answers” https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2016/01/the-new-preschool-is-crushing-kids/419139/

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