PLNY Blog

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by Barbara H Scott, Executive Director, Parents League of New York

Back-to-school 2022–what is the new normal? For every family, fall is different. Executive Director, Barbara H Scott shares her back-to-school perspective.

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by Celeste Headlee, Journalist and Author

Learn why conversation is perhaps the most important skill any of us can develop and should be a high priority when deciding what to teach our kids.

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by Sarah Birnbaum Founder, New York Special Needs Support

Facing life after EI can feel overwhelming. But the more you know, the less scared you will be. Knowledge is power, and the antidote to anxiety is action.

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by Ron Lieber Author and Columnist, The New York Times

Why do we go to college? How do you define the value of college? There are no easy answers, just better questions. New York Times Author and Columnist, Ron Lieber, tackles common financial concerns regarding higher education.

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by Edward Hallowell Psychiatrist and Author

Edward Hallowell, MD tells the story of his 12th-grade English teacher who changed his life forever.