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This page contains resources pertaining to Teacher Education, Parent Education and School Promotion. The site is used by educators from more than 60 countries and averages about 1800 views per month.

The information is presented in three different formats: articles, videos, and transcripts from a weekly on-line Q and A chat room called Ask a Mentor. The information is organized by class level, audience, content, and format. Resources pertaining to more than one area are cross-referenced.

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Saturday, February 16, 2013

Screen Time and Childhood by Jennifer Rogers

Great Article for Parents about the downside of screen time written by a Montessori teacher using language that every parent can relate to.

...Good parenting has never been easy.  Bad parenting has never been easier.  Screen time seems like a safe, peaceful, educational way for parents to entertain their children.  Teachers of every age group know we will have to change our approaches to remain relevant and keep kids engaged in learning.  Good teachers of the world will continue to dream of every child reaching his or her potential...   

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