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Shirley Rush

Former 4-H Life Skills Program Coordinator
Shirley is no longer active in Extension
Hoke County Centershirley_rush@ncsu.edu

Recent Posts by Shirley Rush

Children’s Needs Versus Wants

Children must learn to distinguish between needs and wants. When they learn to do this, it becomes easier to …

Self-Control at an Early Age

Self-control is a skill that children need to succeed academically, socially, and emotionally. Developing self-control begins at birth and continues …

Can We Adjust Our Attitude?

What is Attitude? Attitude is a predisposition or a tendency to respond positively or negatively towards a certain idea, …

Good Behavior-Not Violence

Violence—-means the use of physical force to injury or abuse someone, destructive force, to damage property etc. When we pick …

Teen Success

To grow and thrive, teens need supportive adults and a positive environment. Everyone wants to be successful in life, …

Parenting Is a Must

Parents are needed more than our children are willing to admit. We can play an irreplaceable role in their …

Teach Children to Be Respectful

We often forget that children aren’t born with a built-in sense of respect for others. While each child has …

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