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Preschool

Preschool can be tricky for parents and children alike. It is often the first time that your child will be away from you for an extended period of time. We've got all the info you need, from picking the right preschool for your child to getting past all the common obstacles that pop up during the first few days and the rest of the year.

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  • 1.

    Play in Preschool: Why it Matters

    Playing with dolls and blocks seems to have little to do with the academic knowledge that children will need to succeed...

    Source: Education.com
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    High-Pressure Preschools: How Much is Too Much?

    How can parents tell whether their child's preschool is adequately preparing him for school, or placing way too much...

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    Preschool Activities: How Much is Too Much?

    How much is too much enrichment for a preschooler? Tips to keep activities fun and developmentally appropriate for your...

    Source: Education.com
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    Comparing Early Childhood Programs

    Child Care Main Features Provides comprehensive health, social, and education services. Program quality determined...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
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    Waldorf Education: Head, Hands, and Heart

    Rudolf Steiner (1861–1925) was very interested in the spiritual dimension of the education process and developed many...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
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    What You Need to Know About Your Child's Start at Kindergarten

    Welcome to one of your child’s biggest adventures ever: starting school. Prekindergarten and kindergarten provide a...

    Source: State: Maryland State Department of Education
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    New Directions in Early Childhood Education

    Changing needs of society and families and new research provide new directions in early childhood education. As a...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
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    Choosing a Preschool

    How can you choose the best preschool or childcare situation for your child? These suggested guidelines, based on the...

    Source: National Association for the Education of Young Children
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    Reggio Emilia

    Reggio Emilia, a city in northern Italy, is widely known for its approach to educating young children (Hendrick, 1997)....

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
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    Pre-K (What Exactly Is It)

    Perhaps you have heard about the pre-K movement. It’s been discussed in journals, featured on TV reports, and talked...

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