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Understanding child development will help prepare you for each stage of your child's growth and maturation. Read up on child development in these articles.

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What is the zone of proximal development?

There's a gap between what a child knows and what he or she has the potential to know. How can a teacher get them from one place to the next?


Getting Your Children to Listen to You

 Getting Your Children to Listen to You

Getting your children to listen to you is something that many parents struggle with. Learn about getting your children to listen to you. See more »

Can you really make your child smarter?

 Can you really make your child smarter?

Can you really make your child smarter? Find out if you can really make your child smarter at HowStuffWorks Family. See more »

Raising Your Child to Have Good Manners

 Raising Your Child to Have Good Manners

Raising your child to have good manners takes patience and consistency. Learn about raising your child to have good manners at TLC Family. See more »

Parenting: Discipline and Limit Setting

 Parenting: Discipline and Limit Setting

Discipline and limit setting are difficult for many parents to master. Learn about discipline and limit setting at TLC Family. See more »