Preschool: Social and Emotional Articles
Parents may try many strategies for taming their child's fears. What's the best way to erase childhood fears and help your child get back on track?
Your first four years together have been heaven-sent. From his first step to his first complete sentence, you've been on-hand championing your son's growth and development. Now it's time to pass the torch to his preschool teacher.
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.
Whether the upcoming school year means back to babysitter or back to school for your children, these books are sure to help ease them into independence.
How much stress could a 4-year-old possibly be under, you ask? Well, she may not be worrying about the mortgage, the mother-in-law visit, or how she's going to get that presentation done before 7 a.m. but she may still be dealing with pressure.
Let's face it: preschoolers are a handful. They have difficulty sharing, they often refuse to eat or sleep, and have a particular liking for the word "no" In these situations, children can show surprising outbursts of anger, leaving parents shocked and confused. How should you deal with these ...
With a little preparation and a few fool-proof activities, errands can quickly become fun learning experiences. Here's how.
- Principles of the Montessori Method
- Student-Centered Philosophies of Education
- What Makes a School Effective?
- What is Reggio Emilia?
- Culture and Language
- Special Situations in Homeschooling Your Child
- Reggio Emilia Philosophy
- Appropriate Preschool Goals
- 10 Benefits of a Montessori Preschool
- Teacher Quality and Student Achievement