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A COVID-19 vaccine plant in Africa? This is what it would take to build one

Local companies in Africa would find it very challenging to be cost-competitive in the longer run when the current worldwide scarcity of COVID-19 vaccines is overcome.

How to teach writing to Grade 1 kids: New strategies for teachers and parents

A new understanding of the importance of Grade 1 is beginning to change writing education. If your child is missing important basic skills, talk with your child's teacher to create a plan.

A child psychiatrist who knew those killed in the London terror attack offers advice on helping kids deal with trauma

Racial trauma in society has been challenging for all of us, especially children and teens. There are practical steps we can all take to help ourselves and our kids heal.

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