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The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on child development

As time elapses, the COVID-19 pandemic’s impact on the wellbeing of children becomes easily visible. Succeeding the implementation of social distancing measures, educational and recreational facilities temporarily ceased functioning for indefinite periods. Families experienced inescapable increases in stress following job losses and the inability to meet their daily needs. Children also feel the impact...

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Tips on helping African American students succeed academically

It is vital that African American students are encouraged to succeed academically. There are several ways teachers can help these particular students. Positive words and actions will encourage these students to strive for academic success. These suggestions given today stem from my experiences of being an African American student and teacher of African American...