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Educating the Next Generation of Innovators

Dr. Regina Rei Lamourelle with Tony Wagner, Anthony Cody

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The three "R"s are still important, but our guest says that to prepare your teen for the brave new world we need to encourage the four "C"s -critical and creative thinking, collaboration and communication. Tune in to find out how to develop these critical skills in your children.

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Just Say No to Sex: Will Your Teen Buy It?

Dr. Regina Rei Lamourelle with Dr. David Hall, Annie Fox, M.Ed.

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In this segment we take a look at abstinence programs. Do they work? Will you teen embrace abstinence? If not, what is the alternative? Tune in for a practical guide to dealing with the challenging issue of guiding your teens sexual choices.

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Nipping Gender Bullying in the Bud

Dr. Regina Rei Lamourelle with Joseph G. Kosciw, Susan M. Heim

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Our guest's research suggests that managing bullying around the way children express their gender is best approached early. In this segment we explore specific strategies, challenges and tools.

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Helping Teens Overcome the Stress of Tests

Dr. Regina Rei Lamourelle with Dr. Sian Beilock

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Many very prepared teens find that they performing poorly on test because of stress. Our guest today shares insights and tips for overcoming stress anxiety and improving performance when it counts.

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Mix It Up: Helping Teens Develop Critical Social Skills

Dr. Regina Rei Lamourelle with Maureen Costello

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In this segment we look at an innovative program created to help teens develop greater understanding, appreciation and the ability to collaborate with people who are different. These skills are increasingly important, as our teens enter a world that is likely to be much different than the communities in which they were raised.

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