June 26, 2012

Getting Bored As A Developmental Milestone

Have you ever considered that boredom represents an advance in cognitive development?  If a child does something repeatedly and then loses interest doesn’t that mean the […]
June 22, 2012

How Much Can Teachers Really Know About Your Kids?

It’s end of the school year. It’s school report card time. What do you feel when you read your child’s report card? Typically I’m not in […]
June 12, 2012

Why Children Need Gaps to Fill

How often do we need to imagine how something would look if it changed its orientation in space?  For example, say you are wearing a piece […]
June 7, 2012

Maybe she was born with it. Maybe it's me.

Hera is a very special girl. Her way to observe keeps astonishing me. Like in the morning in front of the classroom, while taking off her […]