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The Worst Parenting Advice We've Ever Heard

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21. Make Sure They Learn To Read In Preschool
The number one predictor of success in kindergarten isn't the ability to read. It's social and emotional skills. The danger of pushing early reading is two-fold: they may learn to dislike it at the same time they are not doing the work of their age. By all means, read aloud and have lots of books available, but put away the workbooks.