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

College Rejection Letters

This is time of year when students learn how successful they were at playing the college admission game. Continue reading

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College Admission Game

This  is the time of year when students begin to  learn  how successful they were at playing the college admission game.  They are   receiving  their  acceptance  and  rejection  letters  from colleges.   Many  students get into fine colleges but still  feel … Continue reading

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Start Young to Make Your Child a Competent Problem Solver

The world is not perfect. Successful parents will give their children the tools to choose alternatives. Start at a young age. Continue reading

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Advance Planning for a Season of Joy and Peace

Good Planning makes for a happier holiday. Continue reading

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Toys for the Holidays

It  is  now  that time of year when  parents and  relatives become  concerned about holiday gifts for children.   Many people give  a  great deal of time and attention to  choosing  just  the right  gift  and  are  disconcerted  when  the  child  … Continue reading

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