Articles about preschool education


Fish Catching Game - Pre-K Pages

Last updated: 02/17/2018

I love Dr. Seuss. All of his books are fun to read aloud. The language play is a great way for kids to explore words and sounds and build literacy skills. Many classrooms celebrate

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5 ways neighborhoods of concentrated disadvantage harm children - Child Trends

Last updated: 02/17/2018

Child Trends / 5 ways neighborhoods of concentrated disadvantage harm children Child Trends 5 Vanessa Sacks Americans, by and large, live next door to people of the same race, ethn

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Boston Schools Shift To More Play-Based, Kid-Led Curriculum In Early Grades - National Institute for Early Education Research

Last updated: 02/17/2018

In Kelly Stevens’ kindergarten classroom, each day begins with circle time for what sounds like a menu of lesson options. “Miss Stevens is calling friends to read at the green

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It's Why We Laugh When We Play

Last updated: 02/17/2018

Teaching and learning from preschoolers. Friday, February 16, 2018 It's Why We Laugh When We Play Most of the actual work I do is in preparing for the arrival of the kids, and by "

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The Role of the Teacher in Block Play

Last updated: 02/07/2018

The Role of the Teacher in Block Play The Role of the Teacher in Block Play By Comment Mail Facebook Twitter Pinterest Print: Unit Blocks should be a valued part of every early chi

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Is Your Child's Preschool Too Structured?

Last updated: 01/30/2018

What does your child’s preschool look like? Are the kids lined up neatly in rows behind desks, diligently learning the three R’s? If it is, you might want to read further, as t

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Parent-Child Relationships in Early Childhood

Last updated: 01/28/2018

Research suggests that positive family involvement contributes to a child’s academic success. You are your child’s first teacher, and your child is developing social skills thr

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The More Time Your Child Spends Playing Outdoors, The Smarter She Will Be

Last updated: 01/24/2018

Teaching and learning from preschoolers. Tuesday, January 23, 2018 The More Time Your Child Spends Playing Outdoors, The Smarter She Will Be At the beginning of the 2015 school yea

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Name Recognition Sensory Bin - Creative Family Fun

Last updated: 01/19/2018

I’ve read so many books, blog posts, and magazine articles about preparing my child for kindergarten. It’s a huge deal. And since I’m the one in charge of preschool, it’s

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40+ Playful Activities to Learn Your ABCs and 123s

Last updated: 01/17/2018

Do you live or work with a young child?  Are you always on the lookout for creative and hands-on activities to build literacy and math skills?  I have an awesome resource that wi

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