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Is your child ready for kindergarten?  The answer might not be academic.  Here are some parenting tips and education resources to help you make your decision.
Time is a hard concept for preschoolers. Here's how parents can help young children at home with fun activities and strategies to teach the concept of time.
Just how do preschoolers make the jump to writing their names and the other letters of the alphabet? A guide to teaching your preschool child to write.
How much is too much enrichment for a preschooler? Tips to keep activities fun and developmentally appropriate for your preschooler.
Here's our essential guide to all things preschool science, plus expert book picks to make learning fun!
Check out this list of skills you should help your child master in order to make the transition to preschool go smoothly.
Looking for summer reading ideas? Here are our picks for a solid gold summer of reading with your preschooler.
Pretend play is fun for young children, and supports important development, too! How can parents help encourage pretend play?
It's one of the biggest questions in your parenting career: Is your child ready for kindergarten? Here's what you need to know.
Preschool is the perfect time to begin exploring learning in a variety of ways. From the playground to the iPad, little learners are taught about everything from the alphabet and sharing to counting and comparing. Check out our picks for the best preschool apps on the market now.
Early reading learning has evolved from alphabet flashcards to smart device screens. Give your kid a leg up with this collection of stellar ABC apps that help preschoolers and kindergarteners master reading readiness basics such as letter recognition, phonics and comprehension skills. These pre-literacy tools give children a hands-on experience that offers a variety of ways to teach skills to every kind of learner.
Most parents either don't know about preschool accreditation, or don't think it really matters.  Here's why we need to pay attention.
Patience is not one of a preschooler's strongest skills. Here are 5 things you can do to help your child become more patient.
Children being afraid of the teacher is a common occurrence. Here are expert tips for helping a child who is scared of her preschool teacher.
One of the most important things that you can do for your preschooler is to establish routines. Here's expert advice and tips from a child psychologist.
Looking for a good gift for a preschool aged child? These board games work on key skills that get kids ready for kindergarten, plus they're just plain fun!
Wondering how to get your child kindergarten ready this summer? Here are great ideas for using nature to prepare your child.
Coming up with delicious and nutritious lunches for your kid is no small task. Here are some fun ideas to help you create lunches your preschooler will love!
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