Have you recently had a baby and planning on going back to work soon? Maybe you have recently moved and need to find a child care provider for your children in your new community. Either way, finding a quality child care service can be nerve-wracking. How do you know who to entrust with your children while you earn a living? My site has lists of tips that can help you find a child care provider and how to make your children comfortable with them. You can learn from my personal experiences in placing six children in child care over the last many years.
20 October 2016
Early on in a child's life, you'll get a sense of whether he or she is an introvert or an extrovert. While there are advantages to each personality type, dealing with an introverted child can occasionally be a challenge as he or she may feel uncomfortable around new people. This challenge can rear its head when you're getting ready to send the child to preschool. Going from being at home around familiar people to being in a new environment with strangers can cause your child anxiety, but it's possible to make this transition as easy as possible through some careful preparation in the months prior.
3 March 2016
After-school care programs and centers can be a lifesaver for working parents. It is worth it to vet programs and make sure care options work with your needs and what is best for your children. There are plenty of factors that you can bring to the table when picking an after-school program. It is important to look at where your child is developmentally and what their specific needs are. Here are three things to think about when researching after-school programs for your child.
9 June 2015
If you have a child with autism, you likely feel much of the frustration that your child might experience trying to keep up with the rest of the class. But for children with autism, the problem is not your child, but is instead the environment under which your child is learning. Alternative forms of education, such as a Montessori school, may help your child flourish scholastically. Reality-Based Education Children with autism struggle with original thought because they often have rigid thinking and are resistant to change.
6 April 2015
Although you might think daycare is only for single parents who need someone to watch over their children while they're at work, daycare centers actually offer a variety of services. Whether you simply need safe after-school facilities for your child, or you are looking for in-home daycare services, chances are there is a program in your area that can accommodate your needs. This article discusses three of the most beneficial services daycare programs provide and how they might help you and your family.