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5 math skills your child needs to get ready for kindergarten
(The Conversation, 2018-09-18)
It’s not just ABCs – preschool parents worry their kids are missing out on critical social skills during the pandemic
(The Conversation, 2020-11-25)
Parents with children forced to do school at home are drinking more
(The Conversation, 2020-07-29)
Alcohol Consumption during the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Cross-Sectional Survey of US Adults
Emerging but limited evidence suggests that alcohol consumption has increased during the COVID-19 pandemic. This study assessed: (1) whether drinking behaviors changed during the pandemic; and, (2) how those changes were ...
Parents as Teachers During COVID-19
Following U.S. school closures in March 2020 due to the Coronavirus (“COVID-19”) pandemic, parents have had to play substantially larger roles in their children’s education than previously. Little is known about the ...
School Readiness Beliefs and Practices of Immigrant Parents
Parental beliefs about school readiness are associated with children’s achievement. Few studies addressing cultural variation in parents’ school readiness beliefs have included immigrant groups or compared and contrasted ...
Move over worksheets! Parents want preschool math to be fun and engaging
Our study examined preschool parents’ beliefs about supporting their children’s math skills at home and the types of support they would like to receive from teachers.