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The Importance of Play in Early Learning

Play is an essential part of your child’s early learning. And it’s not just about burning off all their extra energy so that they can focus on the lesson (though that plays a part), it’s about learning through play. For early learners, play is about solving problems in the world around them and interacting with others. When they play, they …

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Preschool Readiness Checklist: Is your child ready?

In the blink of an eye, your baby went from Pampers to potty-trained, and you find yourself wondering if your child meets the preschool readiness checklist. How can you really know when it’s time to send your little one off to preschool? It’s a question that most parents ask themselves as their child reaches age their second or third year …

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What Does A Typical Preschool Day Look Like?

Before you send your child off to preschool, you’ll want to know what a typical preschool day looks like. What will they learn? Will they receive enough support and nurturing? To help you prepare, what an average preschool day will look like.

Preschool Guide: How to Find The Best Preschool

When searching out the best preschool for your child, it’d be helpful if you had a preschool guide on hand. It’s hard to know exactly what you should be looking for in a preschool. After all, your toddler is at a highly impressionable age, and is developing physically, cognitively, and emotionally each day. Below are four important tips on how …

Living Life Offline: Getting Kids Off the Couch on Summer Days

Summer is here, and you’re probably looking for ways to get your kids off the couch. It’s so important for them to use their imaginations and to connect with people around them. Spending time outdoors is a great way to instill values and traditions in your children that they can carry throughout their lives — long after their current devices …

4 Benefits of a Christian Education

A Christian education combines the benefits of a private school education with the benefit of spiritual formation. If you’ve considered enrolling your child in a private school, take a moment to look at the benefits of a private school offering a Christian education. The Benefits of A Christian Education Teachers as Role Models A Christian education centers on the same …

Why Choose A Christian Academy?

Considering moving your child from a public school and into a private school? There are few different kinds of private schools you could consider, but a Christian academy should definitely be on your list. Why? Let’s talk about it. 3 Reasons to Send Your Child to A Christian Academy 1. Support Core Values and Character Development You can find comfort …

Daycare vs. Early Learning Center: What’s Right for my Child?

On the surface, an early learning center–also known as a preschool–sounds like a fancy name for a daycare. But, they are actually very different. Both daycares and early learning centers cater to children ages 2-5, and both teach and nurture the child while the parent is at work. However, a preschool gives both the parent and child far more benefits …

5 Keys to Success: A Guide to College Prep for Parents

College prep is one way that you can help your student prepare for a critical transition period in their life. Even if your child is in middle school, it’s not too early to start planning for the future. Here are a few key things to consider as you prepare your student for college. 1. Explore Interests While your child may …