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How To Help your Children Succeed in School

UPDATED November 15th, 2017 Mariela Dabbah has authored several books on helping Latinos navigate the American education system, including: Help your Children Succeed in School and Help your Children Succeed in High School and Go to College.…

Hail No!: 15 Astonishing Facts About Climate Change And Global Warming Every Human On Earth Should Know

UPDATED September 19th, 2017 Of all the current risks to our future and our security, global warming and climate change are arguable the most concerning. Even President Barack Obama agrees that the trends of our warming planet are terrifying.…

Heart Beat: 15 Reasons to Take Up the Drums

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UPDATED June 17th, 2017 Music has an amazing ability make you feel more energized, more relaxed or more empowered. It can give you a sense of belonging, a sense of community and a sense of freedom. And while the lyrics, the guitar solos and…

Presenting at School: 10 Techniques to Help Your Kid Overcome a Fear of Public Speaking

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UPDATED June 17th, 2017 Like many adults out there—maybe even you—lots of kids have a fear of public speaking. Jerry Seinfeld said, “According to most studies, people's number one fear is public speaking. Number two is death. Death…
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7 Easy Tips for Teaching Your Child Spanish

UPDATED June 17th, 2017 Perhaps you’re fluent in Spanish or know the basics, but your kids are not picking up the language as quickly as you’d hoped. You may think it’s because you live in the United States or that you don’t have…

Brainiac Attack: 8 Benefits of Crossword Puzzles

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UPDATED June 17th, 2017 Since they took the U.S. by storm in 1913, enthusiasts have been touting the benefits of crossword puzzles for mental acuity and just good old-fashioned innocent entertainment. In 2006 Wordplay, Patrick Creadon's documentary…

Take Back Your Night: 15 Simple Thing You Can Do to Protect Yourself from Sexual Assault

Take Back the Night was created to educate the public on the perils of sexual assault and violence against women in all forms. Be it domestic violence or the fear of experiencing a sexual assault, each has most likely crossed the mind of every…

Adelante Movement’s Nely Galan Launches Webinar Series On Food Business, Inspiring Women To Take Industry By Storm

Continuing her roll-out of inspired, entrepreneur-driven outreach initiatives to Hispanic women across the United States, Nely Galan’s much touted Adelante Movement has partnered with Coca-Cola and DiMe Media to produce a series of webinars…

Real Educational Games that Will Make Your Family Smarter

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You might be surprised to discover that you're already playing educational games with your family on a regular basis without even realizing it. There's been a lot of press about how beneficial video games can be for honing a number of skills…