Jamming with your toddler: how music trumps reading for childhood development
New research shows shared music-making with toddlers may have benefits above and beyond those of reading.
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His Decision to Have Bariatric Surgery was Lifesaving
Bariatric surgery was one of the best decisions he ever made. After losing 290 pounds, he offers a few tips that helped him along the way.
10 Things Kindergarteners Should Know Before School
The first day of Kindergarten is a major milestone. Here are 10 things every Kindergartener should know before they start their first day of school.
Why Should Men Learn Ballroom Dancing
Many men make excuses not to learn ballroom dancing (or social dancing in general). They will often argue that it is because dancing is not for them or not manly enough. The truth is that they are actually intimidated by the idea. Indeed learning to dance socially is confronting. But that's part of the reason why men should take it on. It is a challenge, but one well worth the effort. This article explains why men should take on this challenge and what the benefits are.
Villa Rica High School Names Head Football Coach
Villa Rica High School announced the hiring of Christian Hunnicutt as head football coach to replace Rico Zackery who recently left for a collegiate level position Glen Harding, Principal of Villa Rica High School stated, "We are extremely excited to have Coach Hunnicutt join the VR Family as our head football coach. He has proven experience at the highest level of high school football in Georgia and understands that football games are won in the classroom, weight-room, and locker room.” Hunnicutt most recently served as head football coach for Grayson High School in Gwinnett County and led the team to success with a two-year record of 19-5 and a Region Championship. He was named the 2018 Region Coach of the Year and has been part of seven state championship teams. Prior to his…
Top Preschool in Silver Lake, Los Angeles
Camelot Kids Child Development Center is a beautiful eco-friendly preschool in Silver Lake, LOS ANGELES, CA. We enhance your child's early education experience.
Why Farm-to-Institution Sourcing is the Sleeping Giant of Local Food
Strategists are following the money to schools, corporate cafeterias, and hospitals in hopes of rebuilding local economies and bringing healthy food access—literally in through the back door.
How suburban schools get kids ready for kindergarten
Gone are the days when knowing your ABCs and how to count from one to 10 was enough preparation for kindergarten. Educators say children not only are lacking basic reading and math skills but also the social/emotional skills needed. "Kindergarten readiness starts at birth," said Stephanie Farrelly, principal of the Jefferson Early Childhood Center in Wheaton.
Toddler Montessori...What are the benefits?
Many working parents are looking for a safe and healthy environment for their very young children. Options for child care are limitless and varied in what they have to offer a young child. However, current research shows us that the most crucial part of a child's development happens in the unconcscious absorbent mind, from 0-3 years old. That bei...