The Blog

As a newspaper columnist, Nancy Devlin, Ph.D. has written over 700 articles on subjects related to education and parenting. Welcome to her Classroom!

Things I Have Found To Be True

As a parent of three exceptional sons, teacher, guidance counselor and school counselor these are thing that I have found to be true. Continue reading

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Parenting the Preschooler

Young children need a rich physical environment and space in which to explore this environment and integrate and practice new skills. Continue reading

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Dealing with Fear

Children have many misconceptions and fears. It is important to understand that children’s difficulties in coping with life are real and need to be dealt with in an encouraging way. Continue reading

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The Person Your Child is Meant to be

Seven points to develop your child into the person he is meant to be. Continue reading

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Childhood is a Journey

Instead of overprogramming children to five them the best, parents might consider more free time and more time for children to develop at their own ace, not only to be themselves but to frind out who they are and to develop interests and personalities. Continue reading

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Things I Have Found To Be True

Never say anything against a child’s person. Children are concrete thinkers. Separate the deed from the doer. Continue reading

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