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Teaching Strategies: How to Deal with Temper Tantrums in the Classroom

Rae Pica with Becky A. Bailey, Ph.D., Dr. Alan Kazdin, Dee Gormly

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Temper tantrums can be a an unsettling experience for child care providers and preschool, kindergarten, and elementary school teachers. Our experts have varying views and strategies for dealing with children who go off the deep end in the classroom.

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Right and Wrong Ways to Teach Creativity to Young Children

Rae Pica with Dr. Kathy Hirsch-Pasek and Rebecca Temple Isbell, Ed.D.

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It requires a creative teacher with a genuine understanding of how to foster creativity in young children to avoid stifling creative expression. In this segment our guests discuss common mistakes and misconceptions in teaching creativity and provide clear guidelines on what is both effective and developmentally appropriate.

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Coping with the Parent from Hell!

Rae Pica with Dr. Douglas Fiore 

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Someone once defined difficult parents like this: They don't do what you want them to do, they do what you don't want them to do, and you don't know what to do about it. In this segment, Dr. Fiore explains why the number of difficult parents is skyrocketing and shares savvy insights and specific tips for dealing with them.

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Bringing Out Individual Talents in Children

picWhat is our child's special talent? How do you best identify and encourage it? What can you do to help your child find their "element." Sir Ken Robinson asserts that our educational system is not structured to bring out the best in your child and explains what parents must do to fill the void. 

 

 

  

 

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