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Could Your Child Be Bullying?

Could Your Child Be Bullying?

Michele Borba July 25, 2014 Comments Off on Could Your Child Be Bullying?

Signs to watch for and three steps to take if you suspect your child is bullying Here is a recent letter I received from a parent. How would you respond? “My son’s teacher says

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Helping “Invisible” Students

Helping “Invisible” Students

Michele Borba October 31, 2013 Comments Off on Helping “Invisible” Students

Trudy Ludwig’s new book, The Invisible Boy, addresses intentional and unintentional social exclusion and is a powerful resource for teachers, counselors and parents. Ask teachers to name students in each of our classes and we usually

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Children’s Author Takes Action to Address the Dangers of Hatred, Prejudice & Stereotyping

Michele Borba May 16, 2013 Comments Off on Children’s Author Takes Action to Address the Dangers of Hatred, Prejudice & Stereotyping

ATTENTION ALL PARENTS, COUNSELORS & EDUCATORS: Full disclosure: Trudy Ludwig is one of my favorite children’s authors as well as a caring human being. All her books (including Confessions of a Former Bully, Sorry, and Trouble Talk)

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Teaching Kids to Apologize

Michele Borba December 8, 2012 Comments Off on Teaching Kids to Apologize

Five steps to help kids learn the lost art of saying “I’m sorry.” The steps work for adults, too!  Have you noticed how apologizing has become almost a lost art these days? A great

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The Kid Arrogance Cure

Michele Borba October 10, 2011 Comments Off on The Kid Arrogance Cure

REALITY CHECK: “In data from 37,000 college students, narcissistic personality traits rose just as fast as obesity from the 1980s to the present. The rise is accelerating, with scores rising faster in the 2000s

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New Book by Trudy Ludwig Shows Girls That Perfectionism Has Its Price

Michele Borba May 20, 2009 Comments Off on New Book by Trudy Ludwig Shows Girls That Perfectionism Has Its Price

That old term “perfectionism” has popped up in the news lately. Here are just a brief review of the troubling headlines every parent should know and why we should be concerned:   In a

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