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Keeping Children Occupied During School Closings

Keeping Children Occupied During School Closings

Structure your children’s day with a schedule that includes regular waking and bedtimes, time for school learning, meals, breaks, homework, and recreation.

Develop a Mindset of Prosperity in Youth

Develop a Mindset of Prosperity in Youth

This month at DOC, we’ve been thinking about wealth. Not about money—not what it means to be rich, but what it means to live a rich life.

Parenting in the 21st Century Part III

In our final installment we will be looking at the story of Abdul, a 16 year old who took what could have been a negative situation and turned it into an opportunity to support his community.

Parenting in the 21st Century: Part II

Parenting in the 21st Century is not easy but its doable. In this article from Dignity of Children we look at three unique young people who solved problems in their community through the use of 21st Century skills.

Parenting in the 21st Century: Part I

Childhood can be a wonderful, magical, and illuminating journey for each child that leads into a deeper connection to self and the outside world. This unfolding also leads to more challenging realities such as grappling with gender and racial identity, fighting for community resources, dismantling discrimination, and even coming to grips with the consequences of […]

ALL PROGRAMMING NOW AVAILABLE ONLINE

At Dignity of Children, we hold the health and safety of all in the highest regard. With that said, we are now transitioning all of our programming to an online platform while the world navigates through the current COVID-19 pandemic.

While kids are at home, we remind parents that it is important to keep your children stimulated on an emotional, physical and cognitive basis. Over the coming days and weeks, we will be posting mindful activities on our social media pages to help kids continue to learn while also being able to express their feelings. Remember to create a daily routine for your children that will help them remain excited and engaged!

Additionally, we want to encourage educators and afterschool staff members to take advantage of our online programs for professional development. For questions about DOC programming, call us at (646) 639-7711.

Please remember to take care of yourselves, wash your hands, be safe and stay healthy!

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