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10 Worst Things Parents Do to Ruin Kids’ Social Lives

10 Worst Things Parents Do to Ruin Kids’ Social Lives

Michele Borba January 9, 2010 7

Let’s face it, friends play an enormous part of our children’s self-esteem and success quotient for life. I’m often asked whether parents really can influence their children’s ability to make friends. My answer is

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Michele Borba: Helping Kids Make Friends and Fit Into a New Social Scene

Michele Borba: Helping Kids Make Friends and Fit Into a New Social Scene

Michele Borba September 12, 2009 1

The pencils are sharpened and the backpack is new, but the truth is book are the farthest thing from some kids’ thoughts. Their biggest concern: how to fit in and make friends. Here are

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Michele Borba: How Do I Help My Shy Child? Sneakpeek at The BIG Book of #Parenting Solutions

Michele Borba: How Do I Help My Shy Child? Sneakpeek at The BIG Book of #Parenting Solutions

Michele Borba August 23, 2009 0

Michele Borba REALITY CHECK: Though chances our your child was born with a shyer temperament, Jerome Kagan, Yale’s foremost child development expert, proves biology is not destiny. Those parents who encouraged their shyer children

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