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The Importance of Free and Unstructured Outdoor Play for Kids

While structure is important, your child also benefits from unstructured outdoor activities. Learn how outdoor play can help your child's development.
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Children Developing Independence: What Is the Right Balance?

From an early age, children are learning how to be independent. Read these tips to encourage independence in your kids in a safe and positive way. 
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How Children Can Learn & Benefit from Family Style Meals

Family style meals at Bright Horizons classrooms help with child development. See the benefits of family style meals and how to improve your family's meals.
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Parenting Teens: Staying Connected to Your Middle Schooler

Struggling with parenting teens? Learn how to better communicate and maintain close relationships with your middle or high school teen.
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Baby Sign Language: Benefits & Tips

Are there benefits to teaching sign language to babies? See how sign language helps child development and find tips to help infants learn sign language.
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