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Encouraging Character and Curiosity + Navy Chaplains

Guest 1: Rick Ackerly, author of . Topic: Encouraging character, curiosity, and creativity in children. Issues: How focusing on character, curiosity, and creativity at a young age lights the path to a successful life and academic achievement; how parents and teachers can build self-worth and confidence; the importance of allowing children to take on challenges, learn from disappointment, and take on responsibility. Guest 2: Chaplain Dale White, CAPT, Operations Officer, Office of the Chief of […]

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The Redshirts Are Coming!

Dear Mr. Dad: My wife and I are thinking about keeping our five-year-old son out of kindergarten until he turns six. We have friends who’ve done the same thing and they say that it gave children a lot of advantages. But is it...

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