Articles about preschool education


Symbolic item for every child

Last updated: 05/24/2019

I watched with emotion this clip from BBC Family & Education on Facebook. In brief, six-year-old Bodhi, who is autistic, showed delight every time he walked past the large...

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Our Obsession with Early Achievement Is Hurting Kids

Last updated: 05/22/2019

No two kids are the same. They have different strengths, weaknesses, and passions, many of which don’t become clear until later in life. This is obvious, but it’s also not. Kids...

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Parents welcome men into childcare: 98% now happy to let them work in

Last updated: 05/19/2019

Almost all parents would be happy for their children to be looked after by male nursery workers, new research shows. There has been a "sea change" in attitudes since a survey...

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The wonderful world of water bead play

Last updated: 05/17/2019

I have had several folks ask me what water beads are so I decided to write this post to share what they are, how we use them, and where you can get them… Water beads are...

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Preschool Science Experiments and Activities - Science for Preschoolers

Last updated: 05/15/2019

Today we have lots of ideas for preschool science experiments. Science isn’t just complex experiments for older children. Science is all around us and can be explored by even...

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What a Day for a Daydream: Defending Childhood

Last updated: 05/15/2019

“Kindergarten is the new first grade” has been our sad mantra for a while now, the outgrowth of education policy that has steadily encroached upon some of the most cherished...

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The Best Clean Up Songs for Kids - Preschool Inspirations

Last updated: 05/14/2019

Clean up songs for kids are my secret weapon for turning a mess into a work of progress. It takes no time at all for a nicely organized room to become a mess. Especially when...

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Count Us In! Toolkit 2019 - Attendance Awareness Campaign 2019

Last updated: 05/12/2019

Chronic absence is a problem we can solve. And we must because it is a barrier preventing millions of children and youth from benefitting from an education that prepares them...

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Best Learn Coding Websites and Apps for Kids

Last updated: 05/09/2019

Best coding learning websites and apps that are designed for kids! Computer coding is becoming a more and more essential skill for today’s kids. Even if they are not planning to...

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14 {More} Flower Crafts made with little hands and feet! - Fun Handprint Art

Last updated: 05/09/2019

There are so many ways to make flowers from little hands and feet! Here are 14 flower crafts for kids to make that included flower pot ideas, tulips, daffodils, and more. They...

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