Preschool: Social and Emotional Articles
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.
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?
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 ...
By the time your child is around age three, you need to begin paving the way for personal safety skills. It begins now, but it's an empowering journey that will continue until your child leaves home.
Preschool children may be more prone to experiencing nightmares than are older or younger children. Here are expert ideas for helping preschool children who have had a nightmare.
With a little preparation and a few fool-proof activities, errands can quickly become fun learning experiences. Here's how.
- What is Reggio Emilia?
- What Makes a School Effective?
- Student-Centered Philosophies of Education
- Do Grades Do Any Good?
- Principles of the Montessori Method
- Culture and Language
- Reggio Emilia Philosophy
- Play in Preschool: Why it Matters
- 10 Benefits of a Montessori Preschool
- Appropriate Preschool Goals