Time For Early Education? How To Create A Montessor Environment At Home

If your child will be attending a Montessori academy soon, it's time to prepare your home. Your child will be spending their early educational days in a Montessori classroom environment. You need to extend that environment to the home, as well. Ensuring a Montessori-based home and school environment will allow your child to transition from place to place, while encouraging growth and independence at home, as well as at school. Here are four key steps you can take to create a Montessori environment at home. [Read More]

How To Choose A Preschool Program Based On The Different Philosophies

Preparation is the key to choosing the right preschool programs for your children. You must have an idea of what you want your child to gain from this learning experience. One of the most confusing parts of choosing a school is the educational philosophy. Read on to find out how to choose a preschool program based on the different philosophies. The Montessori Method This complex program takes a developmental approach to learning. [Read More]

Running Animal Programs For Your Small Local Zoo? Use These Tips

When you're giving the opportunity to run animal programs for your small local zoo, you might be excited about the possibilities but be unsure about what to do first. Here are some animal program tips that can get your mind working and help you to provide a great resource to your community. Find Out What Worked in the Past The first place to start when running animal programs is to see what has worked in the past. [Read More]

Early Intervention For Children With Learning Difficulties Is Important

It's estimated that 5 percent of all children deal with some form of learning difficulty. As a parent, this can make you feel helpless and lost. You don't have to be. As their primary advocate, the best thing you can do is get your child the help they need and to do so as early as possible. This early intervention can prove invaluable to your child's potential.   With Waiting Comes Progression [Read More]