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Irish Times

Irish emigrants' mental health: 'I lost my charisma, my social skills, my confidence'
Irish Times
I lost my charisma, my social skills, my confidence – I wasn't the person I thought I was.” Matthew had never experienced mental-health issues in Ireland. He believes his difficulties were brought on by his interaction with Dutch culture, which was so ...

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GoFAR Improves Social Skills for Autistic Kids Using Google Glass
Reality Technologies
Kids that go through GoFAR's program with Google Glass and Brain Power also get gamified social skills training. Those that wear them learn how to socialize through training games that have the allure of video games — with points and rewards! Kids can ...



Gazettextra

P4J: Letters, numbers and social skills help kids get ready for kindergarten
Gazettextra
“We're teaching social-emotional skills, early literacy and early math.” At Washington Elementary School, P4J students in Sarah Oswald's room started their day by eating breakfast at their desks. Then it was play time. The kitchen/store play area was ...



The Jewish Press - JewishPress.com

Academic & Social Skills Insights #25
The Jewish Press - JewishPress.com
Q: Like many women today, I feel overworked and stressed. My mother keeps telling me that I need to take a vacation, but that is just not possible right now (financially or otherwise)! Can you suggest some small ways that I could de-stress at home?



The Atlantic

To Prevent Loneliness, Start in the Classroom
The Atlantic
Learning how to provide the kind of help and support a friend or partner feels they need is an invaluable social skill that can be taught in the classroom, she adds. For example, when a broke friend asks for money but instead receives a lecture on ...



The Times

Nursery 'improves social skills better than care at home'
The Times
Children sent to nurseries have better social skills and behaviour than those who are kept at home with parents, a study has found. Researchers said that the opportunities for socialisation and stimulation offered by “quality centre-based childcare ...
Children who attend nursery are better behaved than those who stay at home with parents, study findsTelegraph.co.uk
Nurseries may trump informal or childminder care for kids' psychological developmentScience Daily

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How I Used Action Figures to Improve My Son's Social Skills
Fatherly
How I Used Action Figures to Improve My Son's Social Skills. My son is extremely sensitive and was getting upset easily at school. I didn't know what to do. Then I turned to his action figures. By As Told To Fatherly. Oct 09 2018, 12:20 PM. fatherly ...



Forbes

The World Of Work -- In Elementary School
Forbes
Civil engineers design roads, airports, and railroads; they make cities and towns better. Civil engineers are investigators, planners, and creative problem solvers. Civil Engineers use computers and drawing tools. Kendra Olson's first graders at ...



WSBT-TV

Music class teaches songs, social skills and builds stronger family connections
WSBT-TV
Lullabies before bed or singing in the car, music has many developmental benefits for babies and young kids. Megan O'Rourke takes us to a class that teaches songs, social skills and builds stronger family connections. Moms, dads, babies and toddlers- ...



Forbes

Will Other Countries And Businesses Follow France's Student Smartphone Ban?
Forbes
Technology in a learning environment is necessary to provide children skills to succeed in the real world. Banning tech may help better hone students' attention, allowing them to learn the important skills of focus and social interaction with peers. I ...


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