Preschool: Social and Emotional Articles
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 ...
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?
What can parents do at home to help foster their child's emotional development? Helping your preschooler identify her feelings and giving her strategies for dealing with them in constructive ways are all part of growing up.
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.
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."
No doubt there's a lot that goes into preparing your preschooler for that inevitable foray into formal education: the alphabet, counting, raising their hand... Don't forget to throw manners into the mix.
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.
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
- What Makes a School Effective?
- Student-Centered Philosophies of Education
- What is Reggio Emilia?
- Culture and Language
- 10 Benefits of a Montessori Preschool
- Do Grades Do Any Good?
- Reggio Emilia Philosophy
- Play in Preschool: Why it Matters
- Appropriate Preschool Goals