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Parenting During Coronavirus Local resources to help parents stay informed and connected with their community

Parenting During Coronavirus

Life in D.C., Virginia and Maryland has changed dramatically in just a short period of time, and we can expect even more changes to come. Parenting during coronavirus is different than it was before: Suddenly, we’ve been asked to become our children’s teachers while attempting to telecommute. We want to …

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35+ Free Online Resources for Parents Homeschooling Their Kids Ideas, activities, lesson plans & more from local and national sites

Free online Resources for Parents Homeschooling Their Kids During the Coronavirus Pandemic

We know that balancing working from home and working to ensure your children are still learning, active and engaged is not going to be easy. But as parents, we can rise to the challenge. To help you navigate this unprecedented time, we’ve rounded up more than 35 free online resources …

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So Your Teen Wants to be a CIT This Summer They'll learn leadership skills and so much more as a counselor-in-training at camp

How do you know if your teen is ready to be a CIT? Learn what camps are looking for and what your teen will learn at Washington Family magazine.

While most of his friends will be traveling or playing video games this summer, 15-year-old Lukas Kroner will be working at his first job. The 10th grader plans to return to Camp Twin Creeks in Marlington, West Virginia, for his ninth summer — and his first as a counselor-in-training, or …

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How to Choose the Right Child Care + Strategies for Separation Anxiety BY: Abby Quellen

Maybe you’re dreading your child’s first day in someone else’s care. Or maybe you’re excited to interview nannies or check out child-care facilities. Either way, finding someone to care for your child can be stressful. Kids’ brains grow rapidly during the early childhood years, and childhood experiences set the foundation …

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