10/9/09: Articles This Week

Hi Readers!

For two weeks we will be in Singapore, Japan and Korea doing research on Parenting Is Flat our next book about parenting around the world.  If you are in those areas, give us a ping, otherwise stay tuned for videos and pictures!

Top Articles:

10 Ways to Use Wikis in the Classroom

As schoolwork goes virtual, learn how to keep up with the latest online tools like Wikis.

10 Best Virtual Worlds for Teens, Tweens and Kids

From penguin avatars to Toon Town, now there is a virtual world for every age.

9-30-2009 Picks of the Week

Learn about the first Teen Girls summit, how to reduce stress in family life and how to motivate and inspire your children, all in our Picks of the Week!

Articles from Teens:

Meet a Few of Our Interns 10/6/09

From an aspiring singer song-writer to a passionate journalist, meet our latest Radical Parenting interns!

BOOK REVIEW: Rebel Stone and the Ghost Whisperers by Walter Rouzer

Our book intern Gema gives us her take on this adventure book, which deals with ghosts, aliens and possessed animals.

Back to School Time: 5 Ways to Reinvent Yourself This School Year! [Teen Article]

From shy to outgoing or unapproachable to friendly, learn how to create a new you this school year.

The Trials of Learning Disabilities [Teen Article]

How to cope with children with learning disabilities like ADHD or dyslexia.

Life Without Facebook [Teen Article]

The popular social networking site is becoming more and more an integrated part of daily teenage life.

Articles from Guests:

Why Mentors Matter: Interview with Andrea Learned

Vanessa interviews writer, speaker, marketing consultant Andrea Learned of learnedonwomen.com.

Preparing for a First Session of Child Therapy [Guest Post]

Noah Rubinstein, Executive Director of goodtherapy.org, explains the benefits of child therapy.

This Week’s Sponsor:

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Do you need help with organization, test taking skills, speed reading or ending procrastination? The study skills course is for you.  We have 8 videos to guide you or your student through our study skills bootcamp and help them get ready for school or get ahead mid-year. These study skills tips and strategies will help with writing study skills, test taking study skills and much more.

  • 35 Topics Covered on Study Skills, Organization and ‘Aceing’ Your Way through School (Topics here)
  • Eight 30-minute Videos: Re-watchable interactive videos with demos, images, activities and discussion.
  • 60 Page eHandout: Full course outline, activities, challenges, self-quizzes and tips not included in the video. See Table of Contents here

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