Preschool: Social and Emotional Articles
When it comes to going to school for the first time, kids and parents have lots of concerns. Here's a few tips on addressing you and your child's worries.
All preschool children will have some difficulty playing with other children because they are testing out the rules of social interaction. Here are expert ideas from a child psychologist for helping your preschooler play with others.
If you're the parent of a shy preschooler, you know that balancing the new experiences that your child needs with the safety and security you want to provide can be a tricky task. Want to help? Here are some ways to help shy preschoolers become a part of the group.
Check out this list of skills you should help your child master in order to make the transition to preschool go smoothly.
Talking back is very common in children of preschool age. Here's what parents can do to cut back on attitude and keep rudeness at bay.
Looking for a boredom buster? Wait. Before you turn on the TV. Think about another box... the board game! Here are five absolutely fantastic games for preschoolers that may not be in your closet yet:
My preschooler has started to intentionally say things to upset people, like "You're dead!" or "You're a bad guy!â I don't want to give it too much attention, but at the same time I want him to know I don't like it. What should I do?
One of the most important things that you can do to make your young child feel safe is to establish as much routine in his life as possible. Here's expert advice from a child psychologist on getting started.
Children being afraid of their teacher is a common occurrence, especially at the beginning of the school year. Here are expert tips for helping a child who is scared of her preschool teacher.
Patience is not one of a preschooler's strongest skills. Here are five things you can do to help your child become more patient.
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- Student-Centered Philosophies of Education
- What Makes a School Effective?
- Culture and Language
- Reggio Emilia Philosophy
- Teacher Quality and Student Achievement
- Do Grades Do Any Good?
- What is Reggio Emilia?
- Play in Preschool: Why it Matters
- Appropriate Preschool Goals