According to recent polls, people in the U.S. take child care very seriously. One of the biggest beefs that Americans have concerning childcare is the high cost. Parents who must work have a difficult time finding affordable, quality preschool care that they can trust. Here's what recent polls say as well as one solution that is being proposed: Iowa caucus goers affirm importance of childcare Presidential election caucus goers in Iowa were recently asked to take a poll concerning their attitudes about early childhood daycare and pre-K programs.
Does it seem like just yesterday that you were waking up in the middle of the night to quiet a fussy infant? Now the years have gone by and your little one is probably challenging you in many different ways. One of the things you are more than likely thinking about is your child's learning. Here are some ideas that might inspire you to make that part of his or her life fun and stimulating.
Sensory processing disorder can be a frustrating condition for children and their families. There is no cure for this condition, so families and those with sensory processing disorder learn the triggers and work hard to avoid sensory meltdowns. Children with sensory processing disorders can do well in daycare services as long as the daycare provider and the parents work together and recognize the unique situation they are facing. What Is Sensory Processing Disorder?
Going to daycare for the first time is an exciting event for both the child and the parents. It means that the parents will be able to go back to work and have a little bit of time to themselves while their children learn skills such as socialization that they could not learn in the home. It also means that your child gets to play with new toys, meet new people, and have a wealth of experiences.
Going to preschool can help a child properly prepare for school so that they can get a jumpstart on their educational career. The first week of preschool can be difficult for some children because it is such a big change from the life that they are used to. If you plan to send your child to preschool in the near future, use the following guide to learn a few tips to prepare them for the changes that they are going to experience.
When was the last time you really thought about your kid's education? If you are like I was a few years ago, you might assume that your tots will learn everything they need to know once they start elementary school. However, this is a common misconception. When my wife started working as a school teacher, it became immediately clear to me that kids weren't as educated as their parents thought. We started thinking about it, and we decided to start taking our kid's education head on. We focused on math and science, and soon our child started to pick up the material. My blog is about incorporating education into your daily life, so that you can keep your kids on track.