Tag: education


National Encourage a Young Writer Day CTV / Family / Kids / Television

April 10th is National Encourage a Young Writer Day. Kathy visits the CTV studio to discuss how this day came to be and shares some tips for parents and their kids headed to high-school, on how to be better prepared for all the writing work, especially in this day and age of short-form texting.


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Family / Kids

While April 10th is officially National Encourage a Young Writer Day it is important to ensure that high school students are encouraged to write more, and by extension, read more, every day. There is a huge distinction between the amount of writing and reading they do in high school compared to what is expected in college or university. It doesn’t matter if they are going...

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Kids: Go The F To Sleep Or Get An F Family / Huffington Post

A recent study has concluded that children who get regular sleep perform better in school and have less behavioural problems, than those who didn’t have a set bedtime. The researchers out of University College London saw positive changes in kids’ behaviour when they went from non-regular bedtimes to a scheduled one. Enforcing a bedtime can be tough at the beginning, but there are ways parents...

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Why Kids Understand Cross-Marketing Better Than You Do Family / Huffington Post

Quebec City got very animated this week as cartoon professionals from all over the world met for the 2012 Cartoon Connection conference taking place at the Quebec Hilton. The main theme of the conference was to evaluate the benefits and successful execution of transmedia, or cross-platform marketing, for properties in the world of animation. Cross-marketing itself is not a new phenomenon, but there are many...

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