Young Afro-Latina Attorney Talks Leveraging Legal Skills on Capitol Hill

Lawyers of Color, a nonprofit devoted to promoting diversity in the legal profession and advancing democracy and equality in marginalized communities, recently released its list of the nation’s most influential lobbyists and Capitol Hill staffers. The selection committee recognizes distinguished … Read more…

These Executive Coaches Will Help You Advance Your Leadership Skills at the Black Men XCEL Summit

What element transforms executives into best-of-class leaders? In a word: coaching. In every arena—from sports to business—peak performers achieve superior results because they’ve gained top-notch advisers to help them maximize skills and identify blind spots, among other areas. Having such guidance … Read more…

Dramatic differences in tests assessing preschoolers’ language skills

Researchers examined the impact of preterm birth on language outcomes in preschoolers born preterm and full-term, using both standardized assessment and language sample analysis. They also explored semantic skills and grammatical ability, and nonlinguistic developmental skills of nonverbal intelligence, attention, … Read more…

Music supports the auditory skills of hearing-impaired children

Researchers have found evidence that children with hearing impairment and cochlear implants can benefit from hobbies involving music and especially singing. K-12 Education News — ScienceDaily PARENT UPDATE: Our one-of-a-kind bestselling personalized alphabet book makes learning the ABCs fun, especially … Read more…