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Managing the Disappointment of Perceived Failure and Other Critical Skills

Beginnings School

At Beginnings, we accept feelings of failure and frustration. We acknowledge that children are sometimes sad or angry. We respect their right to be disappointed. In the current environment of what The Boston Globe recently labeled Snowplow Parenting...

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Beginnings to China: An Early Learning, Cross-Cultural Collaboration

Elizabeth Wilcox

Growing awareness around the importance of integrating social, emotional and cognitive learning into early childhood education was evident on a recent trip to China by Beginnings School Founder and Housman Institute CEO, Dr. Donna Housman. Dr....

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Op-Ed, Common Core, emotional competence, emotions, kindergarten, self-regulation

Boston Globe Letters: At age 5, focus should be on emotions, not testing

Dr. Donna Housman

Dr. Donna Housman's thoughts on the shortcomings of Common Core were recently published in the Sunday Globe. Dr. Housman responded to Is the Common Core killing kindergarten?. She wrote about the importance of self-regulation from the beginning and...

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Managing the Disappointment of Perceived Failure and Other Critical Skills
At Beginnings, we accept feelings of failure and frustration. We acknowledge that children are...
Why Beginnings is the Leader in Early Childhood Education
Thirty five years ago, just before Dr. Donna Housman founded Beginnings School and Child...
Watch Our Video on Begin to...ECSEL
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Beginnings to China: An Early Learning, Cross-Cultural Collaboration
In late September, Beginnings School founder and Housman Institute CEO Dr. Donna Housman visited...
Dr Housman Speaks at Harvard Graduate School
On Saturday, April 21, Beginnings School and Housman Institute Founder Dr. Donna Housman spoke on...