September 2016

What’s the Hurry?

September 6th, 2016|

Educator Rae Pica debunked the notion that—academically and athletically—earlier is better for children.
Regarding academics Pica writes, “Kindergarten, according to a study from the University of Virginia, has become ‘the new first grade.’ And, based on […]

June 2016

Kindergarten Class of 2016 – Video & Photos

June 23rd, 2016|

Watch for these plants when on outings with the family!

June 23rd, 2016|

Poison ivy, poison oak, and poison sumac are the big three when it comes to poisonous plants when you’re out on family outings! All three plants cause rashes with a chemical known as urushiol. After […]

March 2016

Summer is around the bend…time to think about ways to save you and your child’s skin.

March 3rd, 2016|

Look for broad-spectrum products rated at SPF15 or higher. Slightly greater ratings may be needed for children who tend to have longer exposure times.
Apply sunscreen at least 30 mins. before sun exposure…or you may […]

February 2016

Have Kids Changed?

February 11th, 2016|

“Kids have changed.”
Over the last years we have heard this statement repeatedly from educators, parents, and the media. But have children really changed? In reality, it is society, parents, and schools that have changed. These […]

November 2015

Prevent Bullying

November 2nd, 2015|

Bullying happens among people throughout their life span. As adult caregivers/educators, we cannot hear everything or be present to intervene in all that is said or done among groups or pairs of children in our […]