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Rearing Respectful Children


Teaching respect to young children happens when parents model the behavior that they want to see. Children learn most by watching what their parents do and say on a daily basis and are their major source of inspiration. The following examples are prime times to demonstrate respectful behavior: Manners at ... Read More »

5 Tips for a Safe Halloween


Unless you’re in a haunted house, Halloween shouldn’t strike fear into parents’ hearts. Follow these tips to ensure a safe and friendly trick-or-treating experience so you can focus on having fun with your loved ones. Costume. Try it on before the big night. If your little princess is tripping over ... Read More »

Involved VS Independent Play

Baby playing with block

As we know, children learn best through play. With a lack of playtime available in schools today, parents have an increased responsibility to teach children how to be independent and problem solve through play at home. There are two forms of play, independent play and involved play. They are equally ... Read More »

Red Flag Behaviors


Red Flag Behaviors are essentially actions exhibited by a child that warrant deeper consideration of assistance needed in helping a child grow and/or master conflict resolution. But in thinking of red flag behaviors in children, let’s first focus on the process of being mindful of the whole child and wanting ... Read More »

Getting Through the First Day of Childcare


Sending kids in for that first day of childcare is an emotional endeavor. The kids are scared, you’re nervous and you just want the transition to be as smooth as possible. These ECE recommended tips are instrumental in minimizing tears and nerves on the big day. Stay positive. Children can ... Read More »