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Mom & Dad: Gap Year Guidance: Slate’s parenting podcast debates if the pandemic is actually the perfect time to take a gap year.

Mom & Dad: Gap Year Guidance: Slate’s parenting podcast debates if the pandemic is actually the perfect time to take a gap year.

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Mom & Dad: Gap Year Guidance: Slate’s parenting podcast debates if the pandemic is actually the perfect time to take a gap year.

FromSlate Daily Feed

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Length:
63 minutes
Released:
Aug 27, 2020
Format:
Podcast Episode

Description

On this week’s episode: Jamilah, Elizabeth, and Carvell answer a question from a parent trying to support their college-age daughter who decided to postpone her education for a year. They also answer a follow-up question about how to approach conversations about race with a 5 year old after an initial attempt didn’t go so well. 

In Slate Plus: Jamilah and Carvell talk about teachers that impacted their lives, for better or for worse. Slate Plus members get a bonus segment on MADAF each week, and no ads. Sign up now to listen and support our work.

Recommendations:

Elizabeth recommends The Bug Bite Thing. 

Carvell recommends Euphoria for those comfortable viewing mature content. 

Jamilah recommends Freedom Gluten Free Doughnuts. 

Additional Recommendations:
The Kids Are Asleep, the hilarious Slate Live show. Catch it via Slate’s Facebook or YouTube on Thursdays at 10:00 p.m. ET / 7:00 p.m. PT. 

Picture the Dream: The Story of the Civil Rights Movement Through Children’s Books. 

Heritage Packs: Multicultural Lesson Guides

Join us on Facebook and email us at momanddad@slate.com to ask us new questions, tell us what you thought of today’s show, and give us ideas about what we should talk about in future episodes. 
 
Podcast produced by Rosemary Belson. 
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Released:
Aug 27, 2020
Format:
Podcast Episode