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April 26, 2018
Professor Tovah P. Klein, director of the Barnard College Center for Toddler Development (Toddler Center) and associate professor of psychology, shares the importance of taking our children to work.
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October 1, 2014
Dr. Tovah Klein, author of "How Toddlers Thrive," explains on Good Morning America how busy parents can spend quality time with their children. 
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October 1, 2014
Should kids get a trophy for showing up? NPR Ed takes on the question that has long divided parents and experts alike.
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July 14, 2014
What is going on inside the toddler brain? Can toddlers share? These and more questions are answered in our new podcast interview with Dr. Tovah Klein, author of How Toddlers Thrive: What Parents Can Do Today for Children Ages 2-5 to Plant the Seeds of Lifelong Success.  Dr. Klein is the director of the Barnard College Center for Toddler...
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July 14, 2014
Tovah P. Klein, Ph.D featured on The Sound of Ideas @ ideastream.org http://www.ideastream.org/soi/entry/62756
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July 14, 2014
In a city where competition for sought-after schools starts when children are in diapers, a hot ticket is run by a Barnard College psychology professor who lets extremely willful little New Yorkers resolve their own disputes.   Read about Dr. Tovah P. Klein and the Barnard Center for Toddler Development in the Wall Street Journal (6/15/2014):...
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July 14, 2014
Parenting from your child's point of view means shifting your orientation, and seeing the world from a new perspective. Instead of understanding your child from a "top-down" adult position, think and look at the world as if you were their age and size. It's something I think about every day as the director of the Barnard Center for Toddler...
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July 14, 2014
Child psychologist and director of the Barnard Center for Toddler Development Dr. Tovah P. Klein reveals what parents can do to help their toddler grow into a fulfilled child and adult, and she discusses new science that shows that resilience, self-reliance, self-regulation, and empathy are more critical to success than simple intelligence....
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July 14, 2014
Barnard Center for Toddler Development, Director Tovah P. Klein, Ph.D contributes to WalletHub's story "2014's Best & Worst Cities for Families" http://wallethub.com/edu/best-cities-for-families/4435/
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July 14, 2014
Talking less about food helps children eat better and avoid obesity.   Read Tovah P. Klein, Ph.D post on Psychology Today (6/5/2014): http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/our-thriving-children/201406/stop-the-health-food-madness-we-harm-the-children
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