According to the Current Population Survey, the percentage of 3 and 4-year old children enrolled in preschool fell 14 points in 2020, down from 54 percent in 2019. But just because attendance naturally dropped during the height of the pandemic doesn't mean preschool isn't extremely important to a child's future success. Here's a look at a few non-academic advantages of sending your child to preschool. Your Child Learns Routine If your child has stayed home with you for the first three years of life, they may have had a fairly unstructured day.
21 March 2022
If you are looking into daycare centers for the first time ever or you are interested in changing where you send your child every day, you will want to pay close attention. With so many daycare facilities opening up all over the place, it can be hard to tell which place would be the best for your child. Since you need to protect your child as best you can and provide them with an environment in which they can thrive, you will want to read through the following tips on what to look for in a daycare center:
22 December 2021
Some families put their children in child care because they have to work and, therefore, they need someone to watch their child while they are at work. However, there are other families where putting their child in child care is something they choose to do because they do have the option of keeping them home all day. If you are wondering if you should put your child into child care, then read this article.
7 June 2021
Are you finally ready to return to the office after months of working from home? Whether your child was in daycare before your work-from-home days or this is their first time in toddler child care, take a look at the top ways to make this transition easy for everyone. Take Small Steps The constant togetherness the two of you have experienced in the past few months is a time you'll always treasure.
23 October 2020
When you work outside of the home or have many responsibilities in addition to being a parent, it can be hard to balance taking care of your child and making sure that you get everything else done. Many parents rely on child care programs to help care for their child during at least some of the workweek. If you need help, it may be time to enroll your child in a child care program.
12 June 2020
When you are turning to an after school child care program, you are placing a lot of trust in those who are running the program. While most daycare programs are very safe, if you are not sure, there are several positive signs you can look for that can indicate that a daycare program is safe. Licensed When an after school child care program is licensed, it will have safety standards that it will need to abide by.
30 December 2019
While ABA therapy, or applied behavioral analysis therapy, is often used in the treatment of dementia, borderline personality disorders, and obsessive-compulsive disorder, it is often referred to as the "gold standard" when it comes to treating autism. It can help improve social skills and may also help your child communicate better. An ABA therapy services provider uses positive reinforcement strategies to help your child to improve his or her learning and coping skills.
23 September 2019