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Did you know that the day care movement originated with the welfare and reform movements of the 19th century? Because of this, billions of children have spent time with day care providers at some point in their lives to help parents manage both their careers and their families. However, we know more now about how children grow and develop now than we did in the 19th century: we know that a two year old child is more active at this age than at any other time in their lives, that a three year old has developed around 1,000 trillion synaptic connections as they learn about the world, and that a four year old can ask an average of 437 questions in a day. It is clear from this data that the a (more…)
Heading off to college is one of the biggest events in a person’s life. It signifies the beginning of a new phase in life; one in which independence reigns, and responsibility is key.
But getting to that point is going to take more than just a dream of what could happen — if you want to get into the school of your choice, you have a lot of legwork to do.
From the college admissions essay, to the SAT’s, to the application, there is enough to do to keep you busy for several months. Here are few other things to add to your college admission checklist.
- Visiting College Campuses. No matter how many brochures or pamphlets you look through, or the number of virtual tours you view on a website, (more…)
Child learning centers are not only one of the best options for hardworking parents who need to have their child looked after during part of the day, but it is also a great place for children to learn and grow. Enrolling your kids into an early childhood education program is one of the best forms of corporate childcare you could choose. There are many reasons why a corporate childcare solution is right for your family and these are the top three reasons:
Reason Three: Corporate childcare centers will keep children active. This is most important for two year old children who are more active at that age than any other time in their life. For childhood growth and learning ability, it is important for children of young ages to be stimulated, active and actively learning. They should be running aroun (more…)
Are you happy with your job? Are you happy with your rate of pay? If you are one of the workers in America who is looking for a way to earn a bigger salary, or you are just looking for a change of pace, it might be time to consider heading back to the classroom. […]
Education is important. This is something most of us know. What might be less obvious, however, is just how important education is at an early age. From the time a child is born to the time they are three years old, their brain will develop at the fastest rate it will develop in that person’s […]
Children do not always receive the testing and monitoring that they require when it comes to their health. Routine checkups may include basic monitoring, but do not measure a child?s vision or hearing. This can be a problem, because most vision and hearing problems are best diagnosed and treated early on. For this reason, many […]