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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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    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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    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...

    Source: Education.com
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    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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    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...

    Source: National Association for the Education of Young Children
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    Study Shows the Right Preschool Leads to Later Success

    A study released by the International Association for the Evaluation of Educational Achievement (IEA) shows that the...

    Source: Education.com
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    Key Elements of The Reggio Emilia Program

    Additional key elements of the Reggio Emilia model are the cooperation and collaboration between staff members in each...

    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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    The Reggio Emilia Program

    In recent years, the preschool programs of Reggio Emilia, Italy, have captured the imaginations of early childhood...

    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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