TKG LEARN: True School Readiness with Gaile Price, M.A.

KINDERGARTEN READINESS Guest Speaker: Gaile Price, M.A. When asked, award-winning kindergarten teachers revealed the most important skills they want to see in children entering kindergarten ─ emotional management skills, communication skills, curiosity and problem-solving, among others. This highly informative workshop will explore the developmental skills that children need to be …

TKG SCIENCE: Your early life stress can reprogram your kid’s DNA?!

by Gwen Dewar, Ph.D. ParentingScience.com Years ago, it would have been science fiction. You get diabetes because your grandfather didn’t get enough to eat as a child? You suffer from clinical anxiety because your father was a stressed-out teenager? But thanks to the study of epigenetics, these scenarios have become …

TKG KNOW: Focus on the Experts who Influence Our Environment

“It all comes back to the importance of action for learning and the fundamental interrelatedness of the different parts of the human being (the social, emotional, cognitive, and physical parts) and of all human beings to one another. Academic achievement, social–emotional competence, and physical and mental health are fundamentally and …