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The Cure for the Working Parent: In Praise of Babysitters, au Pairs & Nannies

Much of the work we do as parents is unquantifiable.
It’s not measured in hours, initiatives or projects completed, as it’s done in …

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Eric Bennion 2.0

AGE   37
HOMETOWN / WHERE DO YOU LIVE NOW?   Salt Lake City, Utah / Downers Grove, IL (Chicago Suburbs)
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Frank Bruni, Stop Bashing My Village

I’M NOT A PARENT, BUT I PLAY ONE ON TV
Or in this case, in the NYTimes.
Frank Bruni has a lot to …

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Our Faculty

The Modern Village is privileged to have these stellar folk to lead our classes
(listed here in alphabetical order).
DR. ANNE MARIE ALBANO
Dr. Anne Marie Albano is …

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About The Modern Village


 
I’ll see your au pair and raise you a village
 
The roles of mothers and fathers have changed dramatically in the past three …

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About the Parent du Jour

the evolution of the family
In contemporary families, two things are now true:
• Earning the income necessary to support a family is no longer the sole …

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BOOK REVIEW The Death and Life of the Great American School System: How Testing and Choice are Undermining Education by Diane Ravitch

The Death and Life of the Great American School System: How Testing and Choice Are Undermining Education by …

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Divorced, Separated or Remarried — Now What?

Divorce is never easy.
Even amicable separations come with complications and emotional baggage. With children in the picture, all is magnified. No couple, …

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Everybody is a Scientist: The Modern Village Premieres!

The first class in The Modern Village fall series kicked-off on Thursday, October 4, to a full house of parents there for Everybody is a …

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The Modern Village: 2013 Spring Class Schedule

 The Modern Village:
A Continuing Education Series for Parents
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spring classes: April 15 to April 25, 2013
registration begins: February 18, 2013
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We’re pleased to present The Modern Village: …

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