Preschool: Milestones and Development Articles
Has the once adorable way your preschooler pronounces "red" gone on too long? It's probably not time yet to worry that she has a speech problem, experts agree, but parents should be listening closely.
Find out if your preschooler is developing normally, as well as what to do if you suspect she might be experiencing a developmental delay.
What do 10 pins and a big heavy ball have to do with kindergarten? Quite a lot, actually. Believe it or not, bowling is a sport that touches on many aspects of kindergarten preparedness. Plus, it's fun!
Let the countdown begin! Kindergarten is just one year away. Your challenge: enjoy this year while preparing your child for entry into the school world.
For parents of a shy child, it can be daunting to navigate how to help a child deal with social situations such as playgroups, school, or even being in an unfamiliar environment. But according to Karen Stein, an Early Childhood/Parent Educator in Palo Alto, CA, shyness doesn't have to be a problem.
Children's lives are full of stressful situations: moving, divorces and new schools, to name a few. But is all this clinging and crying normal?
Parents of young child know to expect the unexpected when it comes to structuring a preschooler's day. But do preschoolers really need all that structure?
- Principles of the Montessori Method
- What Makes a School Effective?
- Student-Centered Philosophies of Education
- Culture and Language
- Teacher Quality and Student Achievement
- Reggio Emilia Philosophy
- Do Grades Do Any Good?
- What is Reggio Emilia?
- Child-Centered Education
- Play in Preschool: Why it Matters