Experts tell us it is never too early to teach our children to be more tolerant and accepting of others. Preschoolers are not colorblind and notice differences early yet they are not intrinsically prejudiced. Our challenge is to help our children stay that way by promoting respect for differences and an appreciation for diversity. Here are some ways to shape your child’s attitudes.
It is no secret that history and social studies books are focused on the achievements of white men. During Women’s History Month, let’s introduce our children, boys and girls, to women who have made a difference. What better way to celebrate Women’s History Month than to reflect on the strong and awe-inspiring women who came […]
Children love repeated, shared family experiences. Learn why, and how to create more.
Language has a huge impact on our children’s development. We must help develop their vocabulary at a young age.
A great way to keep children occupied and learning is through sensory play!
We all know our children are creative, so it’s important to promote that creativity! Check out some ways to creativity alive!
Many of us already know that reading to young children is a good thing, yet we might not be cognizant of why. Neuroscience research has confirmed that reading aloud to young children stimulates brain development and language skills. And studies have found that young children will develop a more positive attitude to reading and learn […]
Recently, scientists confirm what teachers have suspected for years: music not only nourishes the soul, but it also shapes growing minds.