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Feb 13, 2023 6:17:32 PM

An Early Childhood Educator’s Guide to Receptive Language

Child development
The first five years of a child’s life are crucial for all developmental areas. One essential developmental skill is receptive ...
Feb 10, 2023 1:30:00 PM

The Pros and Cons of Using Behavior Charts

Child development
A behavior chart is a reward system that uses checklists or stickers to encourage a particular behavior in a child. You can use ...
Feb 10, 2023 1:17:50 PM

A Teacher's Guide to Visual-Spatial Intelligence

Child development
What does it take to tie your shoes or brush your hair? What’s going on in your mind that allows you to pack a suitcase or merge ...
Feb 10, 2023 1:02:47 PM

Introduction to Naturalistic Intelligence

Child development
Intelligence is the ability to acquire and apply knowledge and skills. IQ tests measure a range of cognitive abilities and are ...
Feb 10, 2023 11:45:00 AM

How to Write a Business Plan for Daycare and Preschool

Running a business
Writing a daycare or preschool business plan is a big task, but due diligence and hard work will help you understand what you’ll ...
Feb 10, 2023 11:00:00 AM

Childcare Center Budget: How to Create and Balance Your Budget

Running a business
As a childcare provider, maintaining a balanced budget is vital to running a childcare center. No matter how good your service ...
Feb 10, 2023 10:30:00 AM

Effective Emergency Plan Tips for Daycare Providers (+ Free Emergency Contact Form Template)

Staff development
Emergencies happen. And when they do, preparedness is the key to handling them well. Parents and guardians trust daycare centers ...
Feb 9, 2023 9:14:30 PM

Gardner's Theory of Multiple Intelligences

Child development
How would you describe intelligence? While there are dozens of definitions floating around, intelligence can be defined as the ...
Feb 9, 2023 8:51:49 PM

A Teacher’s Guide to Musical Intelligence

Child development
Do, re, mi, fa, so, la, ti, do! These notes aren’t just from the classic film The Sound of Music; they’re also the building ...
Feb 9, 2023 8:42:34 PM

How to Nurture Interpersonal Intelligence in Children

Child development
Have you ever considered yourself “book smart” or “street smart?” While that may be a common distinction people make, there are ...