#childhood

Health & Fitness | Health News & Tips

Experiences in Childhood Can Alter Your DNA For The Rest of Your Life

Childhood is a defining period in anybody's life, but for many of us it seems those early life experiences could change the body right down to a genetic level.

Psychology | Parenting and Kids

When Do Children Start Making Long-Term Memories?

Dima Amso, an associate professor in the department of cognitive, linguistic and psychological sciences at Brown University, answers

Miscellaneous | Interesting & Helpful Information

The Remembrance of Things Past: How #Memory Works

How much do you remember from your childhood? Why is it that some very specific memories are so clear and fresh and that so much is forgotten?

Family & Parenting | Family and Parenting

The Remarkable Power of Play - Why Play is so Important for Children

Why play is so important for children. For their growing minds, their social and emotional skills - it's vital.

Advice & Self-Help | Psychology & Relationships

5 Missed Signs of Child Anxiety

Anxiety in children is obvious, right? Kids would tell you their fears. They would be scared all the time. They might cling to you in new situations. You would know if your child is anxious – wouldn’t you? // Unfortunately, anxiety isn’t always...

News | Local News

The Reggio Emilia Philosophy | Jlife

The Reggio Emilia teaching philosophy is the belief that children are highly capable learners with extraordinary inborn abilities, potential, strength, and creativity. We, as teachers, focus on the process of learning by leaving worksheets behind and surrounding our kids with opportunities to explore—encouraging questions, hypotheses, and analyses.

Business & Finance | Careers & The Workplace

How the Lego company found success in the digital age — by going back to basics

Legos have been successfully entertaining kids for years — but the company was threatened by the arrival of the digital age. It wasn't until the company refocused on the bricks that it began to grow again.