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DD76-Anya-Kamenetz
interviewpodcast

Tests are nearly universally hated by children. If you have children, you know how hard it is to get them to agree on much of anything. But on this they agree. Test taking is for the birds. The truth is, they may be onto something. In this episode we have the

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RTR08
podcastrtr

Observing other parents in action is something we all do. As you try to level up, comparing and contrasting with everyone else is key to figuring out what kind of parent you want to be. While this can be an affirming experience at times, we also accumulate a list of things

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DD75-Round-Table-Spanking
podcastround table

Spanking your children is a very polarizing topic. Some people are completely against it while others think it’s a necessary part of raising respectful children. Needless to say it can be a very emotional topic as it relates to raising our kids. In this episode we got together a group of dads

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DD74-Road-Trips-Then-and-Now
podcast

It’s that time of year again. Time for the family road trip. When we were kids things were much different. There were no iPads, or DVD players, or Game Boys. We had our imagination and we had each other. And somehow, we managed to survive. Join the Digital Dads Round Table

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DD73-Jenna-Chalmers-GoldieBlox
interviewpodcast

There is a big problem with girls in STEM fields. But thanks to Kickstarter originated GoldieBlox, that may soon be a thing of the past. Little girls have a wide variety of engineering and other STEM related toys geared directly for them. This week we have the privilege of speaking

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RTR07
podcastrtr

The other day Cody got a bad grade in math. A really bad grade. My knee jerk was to be upset with him. But, I can proudly say I remained calm as we discussed what he could do to improve his performance. We identified it was a lack of effort

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DD72-Successful-Kids
podcast

We all want to raise good kids. But maybe our focus should be on raising successful adults. There are a specific set of commonalities among parents who accomplish exactly that. Thirteen of them in fact. And much of it is in the hands of us, the parents, which may come

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RTR02
podcastrtr

Sometimes we forget that our kids have not been on this Earth as long as we have. Activities and entertainment that we scoff at could be exactly the experience that opens up their little minds and activates their imaginations. We have to approach fun from their point of view. After our

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DD71-Good-Dog,-Happy-Baby---Michael-Wombacher
interviewpodcast

Everyone’s happy when the new baby arrives. Months of anticipation until finally, it’s time to bring the little bundle of joy home for good. But what if there’s a dog in the house already. Will the dog be territorial over the domain? What of the existing pecking order? Where does

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RTR10
podcastrtr

Words hurt. Or at least they can. That’s why it’s so important we pay attention to how we treat each other. That is especially true of the Round Table. This time Brent made a mistake and caused someone to leave unintentionally. Check out this RTR about it. Join the Digital Dads

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