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Measles Outbreak in Minnesota Caused by Vaccine Skeptics

May 09, 2017 / NBC News

Doubts about vaccines helped fuel Minnesota's biggest outbreak of measles in decades.


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Young Love & Understanding Middle School Relationships

May 01, 2017 / Michelle Icard, Middle School Author, Speaker, and Educator

Dating in middle school is mostly about asking, “Am I the type of person someone could like?”


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Chaz and his parents decided to speak publicly in hopes of helping others.

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In the weeks between spring break and April 1, anxiety among high school seniors is at an all-time high, and college counselors do a lot of hand-holding.

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Almost Half of Latino Children Live in States that Spend Less Per Child

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"Low spending" is negatively impacting their educational and health outcomes.

Meet the man offering kids free haircuts if they do their homework

Apr 25, 2017

He's making a difference with a pair of hair clippers.

As Insulin Costs Skyrocket, Families Turn to Black Market

Apr 25, 2017

Over the last 20 years, the list price of Insulin has shot up more than 1,000 percent.

3 Ways to Keep Kids Safe and Happy in Sports

Apr 24, 2017

It’s the responsibility of coaches, parents, and caring adults to make sports positive experiences for our kids.

Let’s make a deal: Father and daughter’s creative compromise on social media

Apr 21, 2017

No texting or social media on the way to school!

Most Millennials Are Finding It Hard to Transition Into Adulthood: Report

Apr 20, 2017

Launching into adulthood has been tricky.

#ToolkitTalk: Alcohol Responsibility: The Conversation That Can't Wait

Apr 19, 2017

@EducationNation and Parent Toolkit teamed up with Ralph Blackman, President & CEO of the Foundation For Advancing Alcohol Responsibility, and Stephen Wallace, Director of the Center for Adolescent Research & Education, to chat about alcohol responsibility. Take a look at what happened during the conversation below. Our #ToolkitTalk chats occur monthly. See what's coming up next and catch up on all of the past conversations.

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