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10 principios para la crianza de su adolescente
Spanish language version of the one-page reminder of 10 things that are important in parent-teen interactions. For example, stay warm and close, set limits and provide structure, be consistent, treat
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10 Principles for Parenting Your Teen
A one-page reminder of 10 things that are important in parent-teen interactions. For example, stay warm and close, set limits and provide structure, be consistent, treat your teen with respect, and
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A Child's View -- Divorce Matters
Learn how children view divorce and how it affects them. Infants, preschoolers, elementary school children, and preteens and adolescents are discussed.
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Biting -- Understanding Children
Biting is quite common among young children. Learn possible reasons for your child’s biting and what you can do to help change this behavior.
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Brothers and Sisters -- Getting Along
For most children, their first opportunity for learning how to get along is with brothers and sisters. Here's how parents can help.
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Child Care Checklist for Parents -- Child Care That Works
If you are looking for childcare, here’s help. Includes a section on knowing your options and five steps to selecting good childcare. A detailed checklist is included.
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Common Stresses for Parents of Teens -- Stress Taking Charge
Find ways to manage new conflicts and stressors that develop as the parent-child relationship changes during the teen years.
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Coping with Stress and Change -- Divorce Matters
Although individuals are different, most adults need two or three years to adapt to the changes divorce brings. Understand ways of dealing with the stress.
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Crianza Justo a Tiempo (2 poster set) SPANISH Just in Time Parenting (for use in oak frame display)
2 poster set in SPANISH for use in oak frame display
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Dare to Excel newsletter - April
Offer children activities beyond school to help them learn more about themselves and their world. Gives ideas for where to find activities that stimulate kids’ brains, help them develop self-confidenc
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Dare to Excel newsletter - December
Find ways to set media limits and help your child improve overall performance in school. Too much media time can negatively influence sleep in children. Violent media games can give children negative
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Dare to Excel newsletter - February
Take a look at online safety – the Internet can be a dangerous place for children. Includes tips to reduce a child’s risk of being victimized; signs a child might be at risk of an online predator; way
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Dare to Excel newsletter - January
Promote a healthy lifestyle for your children with tips in this newsletter. Most kids want to be physically active – help them move and develop stronger muscles and bones, lower their blood pressure,
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Dare to Excel newsletter - March
Help your children grow through service learning as they apply classroom knowledge to meaningful and needed services in the community. Includes ways to give kids a chance to experience personal respon
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Dare to Excel newsletter - May
Help your child maintain school learning over the summer. Includes tips to prevent summer learning loss; summer activities that nurture respect and cooperation; and ways to maintain routines when scho
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Dare to Excel newsletter - November
Help your child get the nutrition needed to stay focused in school, perform better, and get along better with others. Includes tips to encourage kids to try new foods, eat a better breakfast, and eat
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Dare to Excel newsletter - October
Find ways to establish regular routines at home, which help children succeed at school. Routines can foster self-control and independence while reducing impulsive behavior. Includes tips for establish
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Dare to Excel newsletter - September
Help children succeed at school by creating a home environment that leads to trust, self-control, and independence. This nine-issue series develops themes such as routines, media limits, and good nutr
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Disciplining Your Preschooler -- Understanding Children
Preschoolers are delightful to have around, but at times can be quite a challenge. Learn how to understand your preschooler and about effective discipline ideas.
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Disciplining Your Toddler -- Understanding Children
Setting limits and maintaining control are difficult tasks with toddlers because they are so independent, yet have so few skills to communicate and solve problems. Learn how to understand toddlers an
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Family Storyteller Brochure
A young child's literacy and language skills represent the single best indicator of future school success. Find out more about Family Storyteller, an early literacy program designed for parents and yo
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Family Storyteller Brochure - Spanish
A young child's literacy and language skills represent the single best indicator of future school success. Use this brochure, available in Spanish, to promote Family Storyteller, an early literacy pro
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Family Storyteller Flyer
One-page flyer for those promoting the Family Storyteller program. Available as an editable pdf, this flyer can be personalized to include local program information.
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Family Storyteller Flyer - Spanish
One-page flyer in Spanish for those promoting the Family Storyteller program. Available as an editable pdf, this flyer can be personalized to include local program information.
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Fears -- Understanding Children
This publication discusses common childhood fears and how parents can help. Includes a section on nightmares and night terrors.
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Getting Along: When I'm Angry
Suggestions for how to help children deal with anger.
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Girl Talk Facilitator Materials
These materials include news release and article templates, estimated program costs, letters and other information for the Girl Talk program.
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Girl Talk Facilitator Materials - Participant brochure (black/white)
This black & white participant brochure is editable. It promotes Girl Talk - designed to facilitate communication about female health and sexuality between fifth and sixth grade girls and their m
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Girl Talk Facilitator Materials - Participant Brochure (Color)
This color participant brochure is editable. It promotes Girl Talk - designed to facilitate communication about female health and sexuality between fifth and sixth grade girls and their moms/caregive
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Girl Talk Facilitator Materials - Participant Brochure (Spanish)
This Spanish version of the color participant brochure is editable. It promotes Girl Talk - designed to facilitate communication about female health and sexuality between fifth and sixth grade girls
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Girl Talk Facilitator Materials - Participant Certificate
Editable participant certificate of completion for the Girl Talk program.
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Girl Talk Facilitator Materials - Participant handouts (Spanish)
Participant handouts in Spanish for use with Girl Talk curriculum.
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Girl Talk mirror (Unit=Pkg of 5)
Red folding mirrors featuring the Girl Talk logo, measuring 3-3/8 inches x 2 inches
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Girl Talk pencil (Unit=Pkg of 10)
Red pencils featuring the Girl Talk logo
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Guide to Healthy Kids: What Parents Can Do -- Raising Healthy Kids
Banning the clean plate club is just one suggestion you’ll find in this guide to healthy eating habits for families.
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Help Children Discover Answers with Project-based Learning -- Science of Parenting
Project-based learning is another way parents can help their children learn about and understand the world around them.
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Helping Children Manage Stress -- Stress: Taking Charge
Tips to help children learn ways to handle new or frustrating situations and manage stress. Includes signs of stress in children, how stress affects differing personalities, and what to do to help bot
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Just in Time Parenting (2 poster set) ENGLISH (for use in oak frame display)
2 poster set in ENGLISH for use in oak frame display
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Just in Time Parenting bookmark (Unit=Pkg of 25)
Just in Time Parenting bookmark- promotional piece for the Just in Time Parenting eXtension Web site and free e-newsletters. Targeted to parents with young children. More information on parenting olde
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Just In Time Parenting eNewsletters
Get information that’s relevant to your child delivered to you just when you need it. Subscribe to Extension’s free parenting eNewsletters,  are written by parenting experts (who are parents the
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Keep Kids With Food Allergies Safe: They're Counting On You! At Home-In Class-After School Ask Before You Eat
Teachers and parents can use these tips for youth who have food allergies.
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Language Development -- Understanding Children
When you take time to listen, talk, read, sing, and play games with your child, you help teach important language skills that last a lifetime. Learn typical language skills and how to nurture those sk
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Learning to Read and Write -- Understanding Children
Learning to read and write is an exciting adventure for a young child. Discover ideas to encourage your child to read and write and the five stages of reading development.
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Moving to a New Home -- Understanding Children
Moving to a new home creates challenges for children through new situations and strong emotions. Learn how different age groups might react to moving and what you can do to help.
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Obesity and Overuse of Electronic Media - Science of Parenting
A child's health and wellbeing can be affected in many ways by spending too much time using electronic media. Find tips for setting limits, encouraging physical activity, and talking with your child a
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Parenting Young Teens: Early Dating
Research shows youth younger than age 14 often don't have the social and interpersonal skills to date. Find out what parents can do.
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Parenting Young Teens: Effective Parenting
Guiding young teens is no easy task. Find tools to solve problems, help young teens learn responsibility, talk about values, and establish rules.
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Parenting Young Teens: Keeping Young Teens Out of Trouble
What should parents expect from young teens, and how can parents help them stay out of serious trouble. Includes ways to recognize serious problems and take action.
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Parenting Young Teens: Parenting in Stepfamilies
Find tips on handling discipline and different rules and values. Also find seven stages in stepfamily life and ways to build a strong, nurturing family.
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Parenting Young Teens: Teaching Responsibility to Young Teens
Solve problems with young teens — you'll find new solutions as well as help youth develop responsibility. Five steps to use in achieving your goals.
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Parenting Young Teens: Using Consequences to Promote Responsibility
Pick up tips on guiding young teens to become responsible adults. Gives examples of how to use natural and logical consequences to improve behavior and show respect and fairness.
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Parenting Young Teens: Young Teen Development
Guide young teens through those uneasy, awkward times filled with so many changes — physical, emotional, social, and mental. Tips for understanding and helping young teens through this phase of life.
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Preschool & Kindergarten Ahead -- Early Learning
Make preschool and kindergarten a positive experience for your child. Find six ways to help children gain basic skills and behaviors that will prepare them for school.
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Say 'YES' to Family Meals -- Raising Healthy Kids
Enjoying a simple meal together strengthens family bonds and creates a routine that helps children feel more secure.
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Self-Esteem -- Understanding Children
Self-esteem involves developing a sense of self-worth by feeling lovable and capable. Children tackle this task differently at different developmental ages. Learn about those differences and what pare
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Sibling Fights -- Getting Along
How to tell when things have gone too far between siblings -- and turns into abuse. And what parents can do to help siblings get along.
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Sibling Rivalry -- Understanding Children
Constant fighting, put downs, and arguing among children cause frustration and concern in most parents. Some bickering is normal among brothers and sisters. Included are ideas to help reduce your fru
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Steps to a Healthier Family -- Raising Healthy Kids
Make smart choices from every food group and the amounts of grains, veggies, fruits, dairy, and protein you should put on your plate. Also see how much is needed for kids as well as adults. Find hint
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Strengthening Families Program: For Parents and Youth 10-14 - Booster Manual (sessions 1-4)
Booster Manual for Sessions 1- 4. A 215-page teaching manual with masters for handouts and posters. For additional information about the Strengthening Families Program and requirements to effect
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Strengthening Families Program: For Parents and Youth 10-14 - Brochure (Unit=50 brochures)
This brochure shows families taking part in the program and gives basic information for recruiting participants. For additional information about the Strengthening Families Program and requirements
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Strengthening Families Program: For Parents and Youth 10-14 - Co-branded Display Banner
31.5" x 54" banner artwork designed to promote the Strengthening Families Program: For Parents and Youth 10-14. White space is provided for a partner agency or organization to add their l
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Strengthening Families Program: For Parents and Youth 10-14 - Co-branded Flyer
A 8.5" x 11" flyer designed to promote the Strengthening Families Program for Parents and Youth 10-14. The flyer can be personalized using the form field in the PDF. The white space next
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Strengthening Families Program: For Parents and Youth 10-14 - Co-branded Placemat
A 17" x 11" placemat designed to promote the Strengthening Families Program for Parents and Youth 10-14. The placemat can be personalized using the form field in the PDF. The white space nex
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Strengthening Families Program: For Parents and Youth 10-14 - Co-branded Registration Flyer
This 8.5" x 11" flyer is designed to promote the Strengthening Families Program: For Parents and Youth 10-14 and help with registration for the program. The editable PDF allows you to cus
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Strengthening Families Program: For Parents and Youth 10-14 - Curriculum Notebook
This manual includes masters for all program posters and handouts for sessions 1-7 For additional information about the Strengthening Families Program and requirements to effectively administer this
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Strengthening Families Program: For Parents and Youth 10-14 - Display Banner
31.5" x 54" banner artwork designed to promote the Strengthening Families Program: For Parents and Youth 10-14. Display artwork is available in high resolution, print-ready pdf. Displa
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Strengthening Families Program: For Parents and Youth 10-14 - DVD set (10 DVDs)
The 10 DVDs include narrators and numerous vignettes portraying typical youth and family interactions. Actors are African-American, Hispanic and Caucasian. Narrators are African-American and Caucasian
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Strengthening Families Program: For Parents and Youth 10-14 - El Amor Limites Spanish magnetic clip
Spanish version of Love and Limits magnetic clip -- These sturdy, 2 by 3½ inch clip-type magnets are given to parents at the close of Session 1. They are to be used at home to hold cards with ses
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Strengthening Families Program: For Parents and Youth 10-14 - Fact Sheet
This 8.5" x 11" fact sheet is designed to highlight program features, youth risk and protective factors addressed, and feedback from youth, parents, and facilitators about the benefits of th
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Strengthening Families Program: For Parents and Youth 10-14 - Familias Fuertes Poster Set (Unit=Set of 19 Spanish posters)
Spanish posters to accompany teaching manual -- 10 that are 24" by 17" and 9 that are 24" by 31".
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Strengthening Families Program: For Parents and Youth 10-14 - Love and Limits magnetic clip
These sturdy, 2 by 3½ inch clip-type magnets are given to parents at the close of Session 1. They are to be used at home to hold cards with session concepts that are handed out each week. For ad
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Strengthening Families Program: For Parents and Youth 10-14 - Parent Booster Sessions 1 and 2 (Unit=2 DVD pkg)
Parent Booster Session 1 (28 minutes) and Booster Session 2 (35 minutes) include vignettes and narration for the parents' first and second booster sessions. These sessions are to be held 4-12 mo
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Strengthening Families Program: For Parents and Youth 10-14 - Pen (Unit=25 pens)
Tri stic eco click pen, white barrel w/red trim and imprint, black ink. For additional information about the Strengthening Families Program and requirements to effectively administer this program p
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Strengthening Families Program: For Parents and Youth 10-14 - Poster
An 11" x 17" poster designed to promote the Strengthening Families Program: For Parents and Youth 10-14. Available in a high resolution, print-ready pdf. For additional information about
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Strengthening Families Program: For Parents and Youth 10-14 - Poster Set (Unit=Set of 30 posters)
English posters to accompany teaching manual - 30 posters that are 21" by 30". For additional information about the Strengthening Families Program and requirements to effectively adminis
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Strengthening Families Program: For Parents and Youth 10-14 - Programa para el Fortalecimiento de las Familias: para padres y jóvenes de 10 a 14 años (Unit=Pkg of 50 Spanish brochures)
This Spanish language brochure shows families taking part in the program and gives basic information for recruiting participants. For additional information about the Strengthening Families Progra
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Strengthening Families Program: For Parents and Youth 10-14 - Registration insert
To be used with SF 0145 - Strengthening Families English brochures. This document can be printed on either a color printer or a black and white printer. Highlighted areas on PDF allow for customizatio
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Strengthening Families Program: For Parents and Youth 10-14 - Spanish Registration insert
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Strengthening Families Program: For Parents and Youth 10-14 - Spanish Supplement Video version (Booster sessions)
This CD contains the Spanish supplementary materials for the video version of the booster sessions. It includes PDFs of instructor materials and most participant handout masters for the parent and fa
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Strengthening Families Program: For Parents and Youth 10-14 - Spanish/English ethnic adaptions Notebook (Parent Session Supplement Non-Video Version)
A supplemental teaching manual to use with groups for whom the videotapes may not be appropriate. These groups include groups with parents who are not able to understand or read English. This man
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Strengthening Families Program: For Parents and Youth 10-14 - Sticky note pads (Unit=25 pads)
Strengthening Families Program for Parents and Youth 10-14, note pads. For additional information about the Strengthening Families Program and requirements to effectively administer this program pl
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Strengthening Families Program: For Parents and Youth 10-14 - Stress Relief Biofeedback cards (Unit=25 cards)
Wallet sized card used to help gauge stress levels through biofeedback. Also includes tips to reduce stress as taught in the Strengthening Families Program: For Parents and Youth 10-14. For additiona
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Strengthening Families Program: For Parents and Youth 10-14 - What It's All About Promo DVD
Learn about the program from master trainers, facilitators and families. This 5-minute DVD is an excellent recruitment tool for facilitators, families, and partnering agencies. For additional in
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Take A Minute - Save a Life: You Need To Know About Food Allergies Ask Before You Eat
Use this poster to provide general awareness tips about food allergies.
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Talking with Children -- Divorce Matters
How to communicate with your children about your divorce.
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Talking with Your Child's Other Parent - Divorce Matters
Tips for open communication with your former spouse regarding your children.
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Taming the TV -- Getting Along
Tips for parents on making TV watching a choice, not a habit, for children, including what to think about in matching ages with types of programming.
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Temper Tantrums -- Understanding Children
Temper tantrums are a normal part of growing up for all children. There are no magic cures, but there are some successful techniques that can help you manage and prevent them.
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The Changing Parent-Child Relationship -- Living With Your Teenager
Learn about the struggles between parents and teens, along with the helpful attitudes and expectations that will ease parent/teen conflicts.
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The Science of Parenting | La obesidad y el sobreuso de los medios de comunicación electrónicos
Spanish language version. Find tips for setting limits on the use of electronic media. Offers ways to encourage physical activity and talk with your child about use of time.
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The Science of Parenting | Ventajas y desventajas de los juegos de video y otros medios electrónicos
Spanish language version of PM 3002(B). Gives pros and cons of media use.
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The Science of Parenting bookmark (Unit=Pkg of 25)
Science of Parenting bookmark- promotional piece for the Science of Parenting Web site that hosts parenting podcasts, related publications and a parenting blog on current parenting issues.
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Together We Can - Posters
Available in editable pdf format, personalize these posters with local information to promote Together We Can, an eight session workshop series that helps single parents with young children or married
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Together We Can - Brochure
Tri-fold brochure for those promoting the Together We Can program. Available as an editable file, the brochure can be personalized to include local program information.
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Toilet Training -- Understanding Children
Toilet training is a big step in a young child’s life. Learn how to tell if your child is ready and ten steps to successful toilet learning.
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Toys -- Understanding Children
Toys bring a great deal of joy to children, but they also can be valuable learning tools. Includes a chart of toys to choose and avoid by age group.
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Understanding Changes in Thinking -- Living With Your Teenager
Learn about the way your teenager thinks about him/herself and about values you are teaching to your child.
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Understanding Emotional Changes -- Living With Your Teenager
Learn what causes increased emotionality in your teenager and how to deal with it.
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Understanding Physical Changes -- Living With Your Teenager
Learn about the changes in your teen’s body and how to prepare him/her for these changes. This may help you support your child through this difficult time.
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Video Games and Other Media: Pros and Cons -- Science of Parenting
Video games can affect children in harmful or productive ways. Find tips to help you evaluate games; consider short- and long-term effects that games can cause and skills they teach.
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Visitation Dos and Don'ts - Divorce Matters
Tips for smooth visitations -- keep in mind constructive parenting goals.
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Who Cares for Iowa's Children
Why be concerned about early childhood education? Time spent in child care is prime learning time and nearly 70 percent of Iowa's children under age six spend time in early care while their parents wo
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