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!

Learning to Parent

Higher parenting skills are required for nurturing and raising children in a complex society such as ours, must be learned and it is never to late to begin. Continue reading

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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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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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Investing in Our Future

What is the purpose of education?  In another era, you might have  said:   self  actualization, the need to  know,  and/or  to become  a  responsible citizen in a  democracy.   Today’s  answer seems  to be : to make money.  Children born in … Continue reading

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