For the past several years, there’s been a growing trend to “redshirt kindergarten,” or hold kindergarten-age children back a year. Parents are concerned that because kindergarten curriculums are becoming more demanding, testing is introduced earlier, and expectations are higher, their children may not be ready for the challenges. With the COVID-19 pandemic, more parents than […]
While digital devices are becoming the norm for learning, discover why handwriting is still a necessary skill for preschoolers.
With a little elbow grease, a couple of tools, a few things you have laying around the house, and a hose, there are several ways for your child to have fun outside this summer, without getting over heated.
If you’re worried about chemicals found in insect repellents but want to prevent mosquito bites on your toddler or baby, try these natural solutions instead!
As COVID-19 continues to be a concern, it’s more important than ever that everyone wear a mask. While adults and older children have been wearing masks for several months, now it’s recommended that younger children wear them, too. We know it may seem tricky, so we’re sharing a few ways to get preschoolers to wear […]
It’s January – the holidays are over, the weather is cold and gray, and your kids are going a bit stir-crazy. While you may be tempted to hand over the tablet or turn on a movie, our preschool in Raleigh has curated a list of three fun, simple winter activities for preschoolers that will help […]
The overwhelming majority of people in North Carolina speak English as the primary language. However, around 7 percent of the population speak Spanish as the primary language, and even more households are bilingual. As our state and nation become more diverse, knowing Spanish offers more opportunities in a career, to travel, and to simply make […]