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The Crisis with Soft Skills

"Soft skills" are defined at personal attributes that enable someone to interact effectively with other people - and workforce experts say today's young people are facing a significant deficit in soft skills. It's a problem that's having a serious impact on young people as they search for jobs, and even as they apply and interview for college and other education opportunities. Discover which soft skills employers value the most and hear from experts about ways to help your child build these crucial...
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IQ: SMARTPARENT equips parents and caregivers with the knowledge and tools they need to successfully guide their children in the use of digital media and technology. The three-part series addresses children's media consumption - from helping them discern between fiction and reality to safeguarding their online identities. Host Angela Santomero created and executive produced the acclaimed children's television series Blue's Clue on Nick Jr., and Super Why! and Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood on PBS KIDS. Santomero also hosts PBS' The Parent Show at and writes a personal blog about parenting at