growing up http://nhpr.org en When Young Girls Grow Up Too Fast, Keep Them in Ballet Class http://nhpr.org/post/when-young-girls-grow-too-fast-keep-them-ballet-class <p>Parents of girls dread the moment when freckles and flats first make way for lipstick and heels - when soon-to-be-teen girls start flirting with adult styles and sensibilities.&nbsp; <a href="http://www.psmag.com/culture-society/too-sexy-too-soon-not-if-you-hang-out-at-the-barre-43407/">A new study </a>reveals there&rsquo;s one activity that might help shelter young girls from the cultural rite of sexualization for a few more years&hellip; ballet.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 24 Jul 2012 15:19:50 +0000 Virginia Prescott 9386 at http://nhpr.org When Young Girls Grow Up Too Fast, Keep Them in Ballet Class