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6 ways we dumb down our children — and how to stop

I’m convinced that children are born brilliant.

Spend time with toddlers, and you see all the trappings of genius at work: problem solving, connections, creativity, manipulation and enthusiasm for learning.

Yet it seems the modern-day parent is becoming more adept at stripping these traits away from his or her children.

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