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Parents jump at the chance to sign their kids for extra curricular activities from swimming lessons to dance classes, but what are the actual advantages of participating? 

The benefits of extracurricular activities  

  1. Kids learn new skill sets, from character to social skills
  2. Meet new friends since activities are more diverse than schools, more kids with similar interests
  3. Exposure to adults that could be role models or mentors

Learn more from my segment on The Marilyn Denis Show about some of the benefits of extracurricular activities.

Click this link or the image below to watch Alyson on the Marilyn Denis Show website

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About Alyson

Alyson has been blogging parenting advice for over 15 years. She has been a panelist at BlogWest, Blissdom, #140NYC and more. Her content appears on sites across Canada and the US, but you can read all her own blog posts right here.

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