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Balancing Work and Parenting

Check out our feature in Redfin’s latest article: “Home Solutions for Balancing Work and Parenting” If you thought never in a million years you’d be sharing your office space with your children, think again. The spread of COVID-19 is forcing … Continue reading

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Can Virtual Preschool Be Developmentally Appropriate? Tips and Thoughts

In a rush to convert preschool and pre-k programs to online classrooms, we must not lose sight of developmentally appropriate practice. So many programs are requiring their teachers to continue virtual teaching on the internet. Google rooms and Zoom are … Continue reading

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Rainbow theme for Preschool

March is a great time to learn about rainbows! St. Patrick’s Day includes the symbol of the rainbow for finding the pot of gold. March is also a good time to do a theme on weather, rain and rainbows. Rainbow … Continue reading

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Child Care News 2019

Here is a recap of the top child care news stories in 2019. The most common topic was about limiting screen time for young children Early Childhood Teachers Play Vital Role in Helping Kids Cope With Disaster  Is Preschool Really … Continue reading

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Celebrate Holiday Lights in Child Care

Here are ideas to celebrate holiday lights! December is time for celebrations for many cultures and lights play a large role in many holidays including: Christmas- In the past, trees were decorated with candles, which symbolized Christ being the light … Continue reading

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Child Care Consultation, Coaching, and Mentoring Survey

Sixty four child care owners and administrators answered our child care consultation, coaching and mentoring survey. Here are the results Click Here to View Results                 by

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What Fictional Early Childhood Professional Are You?

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Being the Bearer of Bad News

By Rachel Reid, M.Ed As a teacher of young children, I think one of the most difficult parts of the job is having to tell parents that their child did not have a great day. We care very much about … Continue reading

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Preschool Summer Fun Ideas

Ideas for Preschool Summer Fun Ocean and Beach Crafts Jellyfish Children glue streamers to the edge of a paper plate. Attach a second plate on top of it with glue or staples. Children decorate the plates as the Jelly fish … Continue reading

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