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?
Want to help your preschooler build strong self-esteem early? Here's how to help.
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.
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.
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.
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