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bio website hochmanfamily.com
location Stamford, CT
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seen Jul 11 '12 at 15:38

I am a teacher of Navi to 6th and 7th graders as well as a technology teacher to grades k-3 in a Jewish Day School in Stamford, CT. I am married and have four wonderful children who keep me on my toes.


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reviewed Approve suggested edit on How does one formally educate a gifted child without wrecking childhood?
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asked Getting young children to take meds
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answered Why should children be rewarded for good behaviour?
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accepted My daughter wants me to read other's minds
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awarded  Enlightened
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awarded  Nice Answer
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asked My daughter wants me to read other's minds
Jun
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answered How long should we try to conceive before consulting a doctor?
Jun
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answered What do we do to minimize negative impact to our child when we (the parents) argue?
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comment How do you handle unsupervised, poorly behaved children in public play areas?
Yes, sorry, I mean undiscipling parents (that isn't a word, but I think it makes sense)
May
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answered How to encourage a 4 month old to swim
May
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answered Encouraging my 2-year-old to play independently
May
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answered How do you handle unsupervised, poorly behaved children in public play areas?
May
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answered Self-soothing and sleep training
May
24
answered How much time with friends (away from family) is reasonable?
May
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comment 12 month old doesn't understand what we say
If people tell me where they are from I am happy to do some research. It is not hard to find the info you need on the internet these days, and knowing that these things exist some places is helpful to know what to look for. First step, as stated is dr.
May
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comment 12 month old doesn't understand what we say
the state of CT has it, but my understanding is many places have some sort of program, at least in the states.
May
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answered 12 month old doesn't understand what we say
May
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answered Help! My 5 year old just won't poop on the toilet
May
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comment How to teach a 2 year old to go on the toilet?
Sit him on the toilet to 'finish'. He is trying, obviously, he just doesn't recognize the feeling in time. Try to see if you can figure what time of day it happens and get him on the toilet preemptively. Keep in mind that this is developmentally normal and he will get it, just give him time.