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?
A trip to a friend's house may seem ho-hum compared to a ballet class, but it's just as important. Here's why we can't lose the "playdate."
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?
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.
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.
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.
- Principles of the Montessori Method
- Student-Centered Philosophies of Education
- What Makes a School Effective?
- Culture and Language
- What is Reggio Emilia?
- Reggio Emilia Philosophy
- Play in Preschool: Why it Matters
- Do Grades Do Any Good?
- Appropriate Preschool Goals
- 10 Benefits of a Montessori Preschool