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Be Glad to be a Dad

Author: Mel WAGENAAREducational psychologist, Teacher and Mother, South Africa  Grab at being a dad – this is not a supporting role or for Father’s Day only! A dad isn’t just a background figure. He should also not be the sole voice …

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Toddlers and Mathematics – How to add this up!

We all know how important mathematics is and research tells us that it is essential to all learning, for example language and social and emotional development. Along with the importance of mathematics we also hear about it being difficult to master…some people even develop a fear of mathematics.

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Be Glad to be a Dad

Be Glad to be a Dad I am the dad and breadwinner and work long hours out of the house – who then should make the child-rearing decisions in our family? A: Parenting is a package deal and should be an equal partnership. Open communication about each parent’s decisions, viewpoints, and actions regarding all aspects …

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Be Glad to be a Dad

Author: Mel WAGENAAREducational psychologist, Teacher and Mother, South Africa  Grab at being a dad – this is not a supporting role or for Father’s Day only! A dad isn’t just a background figure. He should also not be the sole voice of authority or used as a bogeyman threat for non-compliance. Conversely, dads ought not to …

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Toddlers and Mathematics – How to add this up!

We all know how important mathematics is and research tells us that it is essential to all learning, for example language and social and emotional development. Along with the importance of mathematics we also hear about it being difficult to master…some people even develop a fear of mathematics.