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Deborah Farmer Kris

Contributing Writer, KQED MindShift and PBS Parents

Writer, Educator, Parent. Contributing writer for NPR's MindShift and PBS Parents.

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Educator, writer, researcher, and parent. You can find me at Mindshift ( and at PBS Parents Expect Tips and Advice (

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@dfkris — 816 followers, 829 tweets

Oct 17, 2017

RT @hgse: "Our emotional states influence engagement and efficacy in learning situations." #tlweek

Oct 16, 2017

1st grader tonight, in a maze of sticks, tape, and paint: "Oh, I'm just tinkering mom. I am a Placentinker." @SamPlacentino #makerspace

Oct 14, 2017

RT @angeladuckw: I'm curious. Do you think naming a character strength helps build it? See what @BrianGrazer says in his book

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