Preschool: Social and Emotional Articles
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?
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.
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."
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.
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.
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.
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
- 10 Benefits of a Montessori Preschool
- Do Grades Do Any Good?
- Culture and Language
- What is Reggio Emilia?
- Reggio Emilia Philosophy
- Appropriate Preschool Goals
- Play in Preschool: Why it Matters