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Can children learn to meditate?

[:en]Meditation for children: A practical guide for parents and teachers CAN CHILDREN LEARN TO MEDITATE? Yes! Over 140,000 school children around the world have learned the TM technique in the past three years, and the TM technique has been successfully...

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Budno spavanje: Meditacija nam stavlja osmijeh na lice, odmara um i sprema nas za novi dan

[:en]Budno spavanje: Meditacija nam stavlja osmijeh na lice, odmara um i sprema nas za novi dan Naučnici s Odjela za psihologiju pri Univerzitetu u Wisconsinu meditaciju definišu kao praksu u kojoj osoba trenira vlastiti um kako bi došla do određenih ...

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For gifted children, being intelligent can have dark implications

[:en] For gifted children, being intelligent can have dark implications Reed Ball started playing Monopoly with his family at age three—and beat them. In the early 1980s, he was one of the first kids to have a “portable” computer, a 10-kilogram Amst...

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A teacher gave her 8-year-old students iPads and discovered one huge drawback

[:en]A teacher gave her 8-year-old students iPads and discovered one huge drawback When Launa Hall, a teacher in northern Virginia, gave each of her third graders an iPad, they were psyched. Many of them had never had a tablet, and the appeal, was immedia...

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What’s Lost as Handwriting Fades

[:en]What’s Lost as Handwriting Fades Does handwriting matter? Not very much, according to many educators. The Common Core standards, which have been adopted in most states, call for teaching legible writing, but only in kindergarten and first grade. Af...

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How to Raise a Creative Child. Step One: Back Off

[:en] How to Raise a Creative Child. Step One: Back Off They learn to read at age 2, play Bach at 4, breeze through calculus at 6, and speak foreign languages fluently by 8. Their classmates shudder with envy; their parents rejoice at winning the lottery....

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