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    Developing relationships with youth

    Published on January 17, 2020

    For youth to be successful in life, relationships are the key. Let’s look at a simple tool that can be used to help develop relationship with youth.

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    Goals of misbehavior – Part 4: Inadequacy

    Published on January 2, 2020

    Why do children misbehave? To communicate? To control? To manipulate? This four-part series will describe the goals of misbehavior, what they mean and how you can effectively respond to them.

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    Goals of misbehavior – Part 3: Hurt feelings

    Published on January 2, 2020

    Why do children misbehave? To communicate? To control? To manipulate? This four-part series will describe the goals of misbehavior, what they mean and how you can effectively respond to them.

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    Goals of misbehavior – Part 1: Attention

    Published on January 2, 2020

    Why do children misbehave? To communicate? To control? To manipulate? This four-part series will describe the goals of misbehavior, what they mean and how you can effectively respond to them.

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    Goals of misbehavior – Part 2: Power

    Published on January 2, 2020

    Why do children misbehave? To communicate? To control? To manipulate? This four-part series will describe the goals of misbehavior, what they mean and how you can effectively respond to them.

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    A youth’s cultural trip to New Orleans

    Published on December 18, 2019

    The United States offers many cultural experiences for youth. Encourage a child you know to learn about our country and all it has to offer culturally.

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    Kindergarten confusion: Can I enroll my child in kindergarten?

    Published on October 1, 2019

    Recent changes to the kindergarten enrollment dates have caused some confusion for parents. Discover what age a child must be to enroll in kindergarten, if districts have waivers available and what you can do to help your child be ready for school.

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