Monique Danielle

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How Has a Teacher Impacted Your Child's Learning?

When my son was a preschooler, I learned he didn’t join in with the group during singing or movement time when I dropped off a forgotten lunch box. …

5 Ways to Keep Grandparent/Grandchild Relationships Strong

Suggest grandparents share family stories with your children. Children at all ages are fascinated by family history and cherish vivid anecdotes that …

Toys as Tools: Everyday Science Experiences

By Peggy Ashbrook<p>Young children don't need highly specialized or expensive equipment to learn how to explore the natural world scientifically. They …

10 Tips to Support Children’s Science Learning

By: Yi-Chin Lan 1.Value your child’s questions. “Mommy/Daddy, why is the moon following us?” With this question, a child lets us know she is thinking …

Kids

10 Ways Babies Learn When We Sing to Them

• <b>Bonding</b> – When you sing to your baby, they bond with you and your voice. Singing makes yours the first and most important voice in her life. Your …

Parenting

Early childhood education is more than childcare

Early childhood education and childcare are not synonymous. As national and local awareness grows about the importance of the earliest years of a …

Developmentally Appropriate Practice (DAP) Introduction

OVERVIEW<p>Developmentally appropriate practice (DAP) is an approach to teaching grounded in the research on how young children develop and learn and in …

Understanding and Responding to Children Who Bite

Biting is a typical behavior often seen in infants, toddlers, and 2-year olds. As children mature, gain self-control, and develop problem-solving …

Parenting

6 Things Preschool Teachers Won't Say

There are certain insights preschool teachers may not be able to share, but a few opened up and revealed (in confidence!) what they want parents to know.<p>Have you ever wondered what your child's preschool teacher isn't telling you? It's not that she's keeping big secrets, but there may be certain …

Dear Daughter on Your Last Day of Preschool

Dear daughter on your last day of preschool,<p>I know you are very sad that your first year of school is over. I know you don't want to go to a new class and have new teachers. I know you want to stay "tiny" forever so you can always go to the same classroom for the rest of your life. Every time you …

Education

Unitec Research Blog

12 Jul 2018 Posted by Mary de Ruyter<p>What would New Zealand look like if we began tackling issues in a way that gives weight to economic, social, …

How One Group Held a 'Play-In' to Promote Appropriate Early Childhood Education

Photo by Sarah Jane Rhee<p><i>Michelle Gunderson, Early Childhood Committee Chairperson of the Chicago Teachers Union explains how a group of parents,</i> …

Yahoo

Politics Business Insider<p>Comedian Tom Arnold says he's teaming up with President Donald Trump's longtime lawyer Michael Cohen to take down the …

Facing the Screen Dilemma: Young Children, Technology and Early Education

<b>Did you know:</b> that on any given day, 64% of babies between 1 and 2 watch TV and videos for an average of slightly over 2 hours; that in 2011 there …

The 6 Myths of Early Childhood Education

Preschool and other early childhood education programs -- here, we factcheck the biggest misconceptions about them.<p><i>This article originally appeared on the blog for The Center for the Next Generation, which has partnered with</i> Parents <i>magazine in an awareness campaign called "Too Small to …

The Future of Early Education & Importance of Preschool

Did you know that Forbes.com reports that the Department of Education has awarded almost $250 million in an effort to ensure that development of …

MPMK Gift Guide: Top Learning Toys for Building STEM Skills

Welcome to the famous MPMK Gift Guides and congrats on finding <b>the most comprehensive and easy-to-use kids’ gift guide on the internet!</b> (If you’re <b>not</b> …

Spotlight on Young Children: Exploring Language and Literacy

About the Book<p>Discover innovative ways to support the many aspects of children’s language and literacy development—oral language, reading, and …

Mud: Explore and Learn

June 29th is International Mud Day but you can play and learn with mud all year long! Read one mother's special moment when her children played …