• Month: January 2013

    Watch “When our Heads Say ‘No’ But Our Hearts Say ‘Yes’: Setting Limits With Our Children”

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    So often our kids' plans and agendas may differ from or clash with our own.  This can result in tears and/or tantrums.  Parents often wonder if these differences can be dealt with in ways that result in a positive outcome. Limit setting can help! Learn how to listen to your kids so your kids will listen to you by watching this...

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  • Month: January 2013

    January 31th, 2013

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    The Boston Globe published a letter to the editor written by Beginnings Founder Dr. Donna Housman: "Recess Is not a Luxury".  In the letter, Dr. Housman applauded the attention the article "The Power of Play" gave to...
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  • Month: January 2013

    Video of Bullying Prevention Seminar

    Jonathan Sommer       

    The fight against bullying starts with us but in order to effectively guide our children we must have the tools needed for success. In this seminar Dr. Housman, Founder of Beginnings School, discussed the concept of emotional intelligence and how, when taught to children from a very young age, it can better prepare them with confidence and...

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  • Month: January 2013

    January 16th, 2013

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    The new Mandarin Chinese classes kicked off at Beginnings.  Children from the Star preschool, Moon Pre-K, and SPARK Kindergarten classes learned their first words in Mandarin.

  • Month: January 2013

    January 15th, 2013

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    Dr. Housman gave a seminar entitled "Stop Bullying by Arming Our Children with Emotional Intelligence" with the LexFun Seminars at Youville Place in Lexington. Click here to view the video.

  • Month: January 2013

    January 7th, 2013

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    Beginnings Founder Dr. Donna Housman spoke to WBZ Radio journalist Laurie Kirby after the Newtown shootings with advice about how parents can speak to their children about the incident.  The interview was posted on Women's Watch on the WBZ website.