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OISE alumnae reveal secret to raising happy, productive kids

In addition to stimulation, children also need time for reflection and unstructured play, the authors say (photo by Simply CVR)

Living in a fast-paced world leads to a long list of stresses and distractions for both adults and kids.

To make the juggling act easier for parents, education experts and OISE alumnae Dona Matthews and Joanne Foster recently published Beyond Intelligence: Secrets for Raising Happily Productive Kids.

Matthews taught courses in educational psychology and gifted education at OISE from 1991 to 2003 and Foster has taught in the Initial Teacher Education program at OISE for the past 12 years.

Visit their website for more information.

(Source: U of T News | Photo by Simply CVR)