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Oct 26, 2015 7:31:01 PM

How to Get Kids to Talk About the School Day

Family engagement | For Parents
  Here’s the setting: You just picked your daughter up from preschool, you buckle her in the car seat and head towards home. You: ...
Oct 15, 2015 12:17:56 PM

The Importance of Play

Family engagement
To quote the inimitable Fred Rogers, “Play is really the work of childhood.” In recent years the importance of play for the ...
Oct 8, 2015 10:40:19 AM

How to Get Parents Involved in Preschool

Family engagement
  Being trusted with the livelihood of such little people is quite a responsibility--even an honor. Sending kids off to school ...
Sep 25, 2015 10:03:42 AM

How to Keep Child Care Families Happy

Running a business | Family engagement
  As a child care administrator, you not only have to keep your kiddos happy, but their families as well.  After all, word of ...
Aug 14, 2015 9:36:07 AM

How to Use Technology with Preschoolers

Technology | Running a business
According to a 2015 survey done by Northwestern University, more than half of preschool teachers use tablet computers in the ...
Aug 11, 2015 1:32:50 PM

Childcare & Your Taxes: Optimizing Tax Credits

Family engagement
Did you know how expensive childcare was going to be? For some, it might not even seem worth it to go back to work, depending on ...
Aug 10, 2015 7:39:49 PM

The Best Apps for Preschool Teachers in 2019

Technology | Staff development
As a preschool teacher you juggle many tasks all day. Communicating with parents, reading to your class at circle time, tracking ...
Aug 10, 2015 12:18:41 PM

Top Back to School Tech Tools for Preschool Teachers

Technology
You’re a preschool teacher, so we know you must be highly organized and creative, with excellent time management and multitasking ...
Jul 27, 2015 11:07:14 AM

New Proposal to Increase Quality of Head Start Programs

Child development
  Last month Head Start announced a new proposal to rewrite its program standards to better align with current early education ...
Jun 30, 2015 9:39:37 PM

Top 5 Tools for Parents with Tots in Daycare/Preschool

Technology | Running a business | Family engagement
As the parent of a wee one, you might have a love-hate relationship with technology. On the one hand the convenience of your ...