Rules. We need them because the world would be chaos without them. But, sometimes there are just too many of them. Often teachers will create too many rules and kids just can’t remember them all. If we keep our expectations simple, children are able to be much more successful. Rule #1- Take care of your friends Pretty easy right? Except… Read More
What IS Essential?
Essential has been one of the key words during the pandemic. Either your job si deemed essential or it isn’t. It also depends on the state you live in. Here in North Carolina, jobs that aren’t necessarily respected or even appreciated were deemed essential. People that work in grocery stores, gas stations, trash pick up workers and so many more… Read More
Learning Through Play
As an Early Childhood Educator for 18 years, I can tell you that many parents and even providers, do not fully understand the concept of learning through play. Frequently when parents enroll their children, they will proudly exclaim that their child knows all their letters, can count to 10 and knows their colors. All too often, they think their child… Read More