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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…)
Why are online classes starting to hold more appeal for today’s students than traditional classroom settings? It’s important to note that traditional classes are here to stay. That doesn’t mean there isn’t a significant portion of the population enjoying, and even preferring, the unique benefits brought by online learning. Today’s perspective on what constitutes a […]
One major aspect of being a good parent is ensuring your child receives a quality education. It’s understandable to feel overwhelmed while deciding where your child will go to school. Considering that many parents are quite busy, daycare is always a good option for ensuring that your receives proper care. You’ll want to consider how […]
The decision to attend college is much easier for some people. If, for instance, you come from a family where both of your parents are college graduates you likely see college not as an option, but as a given. On the other hand, if no one in your family has ever earned a college degree, […]