The Case for More Playtime in School

  • November 10, 2016 /

Over the past couple of decades, trends show a decline in playtime among schools, making more room for tests and test prep.  In response to schools cutting back on playtime, often forcing students to

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Teaching Our Children: Encouragement vs Praise

  • November 10, 2016 /

Is it better to teach children perfection or progress and improvement? Is a right or wrong outcome more important to a child than a meaningful experience? Do good or bad decisions outweigh the decision-making

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The Great Debate: Academic vs Play Based Learning

  • November 9, 2016 /

Twenty years ago, schoolchildren spent their days building with blocks and creating imaginary worlds with crayons. Down the road, scholars embraced a simple idea: that starting sooner meant learning more.

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Choosing the Right Child Care Program

  • November 8, 2016 /

Choosing the right child care program is overwhelming. There are so many questions to ask and issues to address — most parents don’t know where to begin. Rest assured. We narrowed all the important

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