January 2, 2013

Focus on Positive Reactions in the New Year – Be Careful, Our Responses Can Crush Our Little Ones Creativity

Over the years, I have watched how parents respond when presented with beautiful artwork created by their children. The natural response is, “What is that?” The […]
December 31, 2012

Same Time Next Year

Even in preschools we watch children go up to a calendar and correctly point to the day of the week.  “Today is Monday,” Francesca announces to […]
December 30, 2012

Demand Excellence

Many years ago, when I was in 2nd grade, I scored 69 (out of 100) for my mid-term math exam.  After diner, my dad wanted to […]
December 28, 2012

Activities for Children to Explore Winter Outdoors

Glittering icicles and a snowman transform our front yard into a magical world. There is so much to explore in the winter! When the weather is […]