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Protecting Children from Cyber Bullying
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Protecting Children from Cyber Bullying

Bullying has gone viral. No longer limited to pushing and shoving, it has taken to the airways and cable lines to become a major technology problem affecting millions of children nationwide. Cyberbullying has become a serious threat to the physical and emotional well-being of all its victims. Cyberbullying comes in many forms, including cell phones, tablets, and computers. It appears in emails and text messages,...

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18 Oct 2017
Look for these Common Signs of Bullying
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Look for these Common Signs of Bullying

Bullying is one of the most serious problems in schools today. Over 13 million young American children will be bullied this year, making it the most common form of violence against young people in this country. It includes abuses that are physical and emotional, and with the Internet there exists a growing menace of cyberbullying on unsuspecting children. 160,000 children skip school every day because they...

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11 Oct 2017
It’s National Bullying Prevention Month
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It’s National Bullying Prevention Month

Years ago, kids and teens might get mad and say “I’m going to kill you” and not really mean it. Today however, they might. The threat is no longer idle. Bullying and cyberbullying have grown to alarming proportions and have become major risks in today’s society. This is the new form of violence against children of all ages. Parents, teachers and other adults interfacing with...

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04 Oct 2017
Why Educational Programs for the Gifted are so Important
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Why Educational Programs for the Gifted are so Important

There are many reasons why educational programs for the gifted are so important. They keep the gifted child challenged and engaged. Educational programs keep gifted students committed to creativity and achievement for a lifetime. They are critical in helping gifted and talented kids to socially adapt to a world of non-gifted and non-understanding peers and adults. Educational programs for the gifted child teach a love of learning...

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27 Sep 2017
The Different Types of Gifted Assessments
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The Different Types of Gifted Assessments

Parents and educators need to know as much about gifted children as possible to ensure their talents are given the opportunity to develop throughout their academic and personal life. There are different kinds of testing used to identify giftedness, and testing is just one kind of assessment. Educators design testing tools to be non-biased, technically adequate, and equitable so that gifted students can be identified...

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21 Sep 2017
How Gifted Brains Function and Learn
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How Gifted Brains Function and Learn

Why is it that gifted children can solve problems in a fraction of the time that their peers need, and yet might not finish a test while their peers have no problem finishing it? Why are gifted children more affected by lights and sounds – visual and auditory distractions – than fellow students? Why do distractions negatively affect gifted children’s testing results? Also, why is it...

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13 Sep 2017
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5450 Churchwood Drive
Oak Park, CA 91377
 
(805) 200-3087
 
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Our Oak Park location opened in September 2014. We are currently accepting applications. Interested families should e-mail or call us to schedule a tour.

 

 

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Our Pasadena location is scheduled to open in 2017-18 school year. Interested families should email or call us to be placed on our interest list.

 

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