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Dance for Me: The Championship

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Egor and Mie prepare for the German Open, their first competition together. Continue


TTC Extra: Women Can't Have It All

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To The Contrary
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At the Aspen Ideas Festival Pepsico CEO Indra Nooyi admitted to the difficult balancing act of being a wife, mother and CEO. She says women can't have it all. PANEL: National Network to End Domestic Violence’s President Kim Gandy, Conservative Commentator Darlene Kennedy, DC Congresswoman Del. Norton (D), and Republican Strategist Rina Shah Continue


When childcare costs more than college

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PBS NewsHour
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PBS NewsHour economics correspondent Paul Solman speaks with three mothers about their struggles to pay for childcare. Continue


Equal Pay Study; Campaign Finance; Modern Technology

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Equal Pay Study: Sons earn more than their fathers but daughters don't. Campaign Finance: Will weaker campaign finance regulations benefit women? Behind the Headlines: A look at the pros and cons of modern technology. PANEL: Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton, Bettina Inclan, Francesca Chambers, Megan Beyer Continue


American Promise: Teaching Tolerance: Classroom Identities 2

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In this clip from American Promise, Idris talks to his parents about going to Bar and Bat Mitzvahs of his peers at Dalton. Continue


StoryCorps Shorts: Me and You

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In New York, 73-year-old Jackie Miller talks to her adopted son, Scott, revealing something about her early life that sheds new light on his adoption. As they express their profound love for one another, Scott touchingly recalls how he came out to her and expresses his trepidation about the future. Continue


The Family Leave Law Is Failing Family Caregivers

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Next Avenue
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On its 20th anniversary, some are pushing for a broader, paid leave. Continue


Teaching Fatherhood

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In Milwaukee, Delvyn Crawford teaches men how to be responsible fathers in a community where two out of three children are raised by single parents. Continue


Exploring Feelings

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Adventures in Learning
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Talking to your kids about their feelings and teaching them to journal is a great way to connect with your children in a meaningful way. Here are some fun and easy ideas for helping your kids flex their Emotional Intelligence muscles that don't require a PhD! For more go to: http://www.pbs.org/parents/adventures-in-learning/2014/01/emotion-journal/ Continue


10 Things You Should Never Say to Grandkids

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Next Avenue
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"Is that your boyfriend?" and other things better kept to yourself. Continue


Dance for Me

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In Dance for Me, 15-year-old Russian performer Egor leaves home and family to team up with 14-year-old Mie, one of Denmark's most promising young dancers. Strikingly different, Egor and Mie bond over their passion for Latin dance — and for winning. As they head to the championships, so much is at stake: emotional bonds, career and the future. Continue


StoryCorps Shorts: A Good Man

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Bryan Wilmoth and his seven younger siblings were raised in a strict, religious home. In this StoryCorps Animated Short, he talks to his brother Mike about reconnecting years after their dad kicked Bryan out for being gay. Continue


TTC Extra: Paternity Leave Controversy

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To The Contrary
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New York Mets player Daniel Murphy missed opening day for choosing to attend the birth of his first child. Former football star Boomer Esiason criticized Murphy for his decision and suggested that a C-section should have been scheduled ahead of time in stead. PANEL: Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton, Bettina Inclan, Francesca Chambers, Megan Beyer Continue


American Promise: Teaching Tolerance: Rethinking Achievement

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In this clip from American Promise, Seun is tested for his martial arts certification, Joe talks with Idris about the family’s history of success, struggle and access, and Banneker’s principal talks about the ethos of the school. Continue


American Promise: Teaching Tolerance: Classroom Identities 1

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In this clip from American Promise, Idris and Seun's parents discuss why they chose to send their sons to Dalton Academy. Continue


Medicaid and Your Parents: The Basics

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Next Avenue
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This program might pay for some long-term care costs, but the rules are tricky. Continue


TTC Extra: AOL vs. Babies?

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To The Contrary
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AOL's chief executive blamed cutting employee's benefits on Obamacare and two "distressed babies." Tim Armstrong is under fire for his remarks, which some called "baby-blaming." Continue


Pen Pals

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Adventures in Learning
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Having a pen pal, either in a different country or just a town away helps kids practice skills in literacy, writing and geography. But there's an even more important skill kids learn, patience. For tips on helping your child craft the perfect pen pal letter go to: http://www.pbs.org/parents/adventures-in-learning/2014/01/pen-pal-letters/ Continue


Crafting the Perfect Pen Pal Letter

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PBS Parents
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Check out five tips for helping kids connect with a pen pal. Continue


When Your Parent With Alzheimer's Goes Wandering

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Next Avenue
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A son shares the lessons he learned after his dad went missing. Continue


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