What is the best age for kids to start performing arts lessons? Who notices the child's performing arts potential? Are talents and gifts the same? How do parents deal with kids who don't want to practice? What is the value of performing arts for kids? Paula Scarbrough answers these questions and more in this interview about nurturing artistic talents in children. She has spent decades as a versatile performing artist, director and playwright. She co-owns a performing arts studio in the St. Louis, Missouri metropolitan area.
In part two of this series, four social and emotional (SEL) experts define what it is and why children should learn emotion words. It highlights the book, How Are You Today? A Celebration of Children's Emotions, by Linda M. Mitchell. Visit https://www.lindamitchellbooks.com/ to learn more.
In part one of this series, four social and emotional (SEL) experts from around the country introduce themselves and tell why they think social and emotional learning is important. They say social and emotional learning is foundational for children and adults because it contributes to their overall wellbeing and success.
To learn more, visit https://www.lindamitchellbooks.com/ .
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