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The Parent Show

January 2012

Table Manners

In the final segment of our parenting special on manners, Anna Post, the great-great-granddaughter of etiquette queen Emily Post, shares her top tips on table manners. Get the dish on the do’s and don’ts of dining!



Can little ones learn from technology? Etiquette expert Anna Post thinks so! Discover new ways to teach tots valuable skills via technology, and share a laugh with Angela and Anna about thank-you note protocol.


Family Dining

In the third of five segments, Anna Post, the great-great granddaughter of etiquette empress Emily Post shares insight on the modern day rules of respect at restaurants, and gives bite-sized tips on how to facilitate appropriate dining development of children. … watch episode

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Mommy Faux Pa

In the second of five installments, Angela reunites with Anna Post, the great-great granddaughter of etiquette queen Emily Post to discuss parenting politeness faux-pas, mobile manners and distracting digital devices.


Emily and Anna Post

In the first of five installments, Angela speaks with Anna Post, the great-great-granddaughter of etiquette-expert Emily Post, about the true meaning of manners in the digital age. Discover the new age definition of manners and get tips on managing technology … watch episode


Annie Poster

Hey stage mama – save the drama! Take a tip from Marc Tumminelli, director of The Broadway Workshop and Aileen Quinn, the original Orphan Annie on supporting your child’s interests without going overboard.


Rosemarie Truglio STEM

Get the scoop on Sesame Street’s recent STEMphasis, and see how your attitude towards math can affect your child’s with Dr. Rosemarie Truglio, VP of Research and Education at Sesame Workshop.

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