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Preserving Focus

It's not easy for kids to still and concentrate, according to the Secretary of Education, but it's still an important skill to cultivate.

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Quiet time is key to adolescent development, argues Sherry Turkle, a clinical psychologist...
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Saving Stillness
Steve Maher, a social studies teacher at Chatham High School in New Jersey, finds that tea...
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Attention Deficit?
Schools should be wary of embracing too much technology, cautions Todd Oppenheimer. Oppen...
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School for Thought

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posted February 2, 2010

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