School Leadership Update

School administrators have a lot on their plates in the current educational landscape. Having strong leadership skills is essential to… Continue reading School Leadership Update

What is Montessori?

As an adult, have you ever looked back on some of your classes and asked yourself, why? Two complex subjects… Continue reading What is Montessori?

Nursery Rhymes – Not Just Child’s Play

Nursery rhymes have been around for centuries delivering intrigue and poetic nature. The short tales also have educational and developmental… Continue reading Nursery Rhymes – Not Just Child’s Play

A Positive Approach to Parent Teacher Conferences

Instead of feeling a sense of dread, you can take a positive approach to parent-teacher conferences. Believe it or not,… Continue reading A Positive Approach to Parent Teacher Conferences

The Value of School Librarians

Infographic from the AASL (American Association of School Librarians) School librarians are a valuable asset to the education system. Both… Continue reading The Value of School Librarians

The Lollipop Test – Encourage Instead of Praise

Preschool teachers play a prominent role in children’s development and education. One responsibility includes ensuring students are ready to start… Continue reading The Lollipop Test – Encourage Instead of Praise

Looking at Love This Valentine’s Day

With Valentine’s Day approaching, you may feel a sense of excitement or dread. Some people feel indifferent towards the romantic… Continue reading Looking at Love This Valentine’s Day

Empathy at an Early Age

More than likely, we all know someone we describe as “cold.” Adults who remarkably do not express concern lack empathy.… Continue reading Empathy at an Early Age

Encouraging Young Readers

Instilling a love of reading in children starts with parents. Reading stories has many developmental benefits and strengthens parent/child bonds.… Continue reading Encouraging Young Readers

Assessment in Quality Child Care Programs

Child assessment is a vital and growing component of high-quality early childhood programs; it is even required in some states.… Continue reading Assessment in Quality Child Care Programs