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What Are the Signs of a Good Child-Care Center for Your Older Children?

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If you are a parent who needs to place an older child in some sort of after-school program, you certainly aren't lacking for choice. However, placing your child in an activity-specific program can be difficult because if the child doesn't like the program, then you face months of protests and resistance. Sometimes a general child-care or day-care program is a better choice, but choosing one of these for an older child requires special attention.

10 October 2016

Three Reasons Why You Should Not Feel Guilty about Enrolling Your Child in Preschool

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Many new parents become so attached to their little ones that when it comes time to place them in childcare or day care, doing so is an emotional struggle. You worry about how your child is doing, how he or she is managing the changes, how the caregiver is managing, and so forth. When your child cries when you leave, you may feel even more guilty. However, there are some very good reasons for enrolling your child in day care and preschool programs.

8 July 2016

Benefits Of Private Catholic Education

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When you're looking for the best education possible for your child, then private Catholic schools often rank high on the list of options. Here are some of the main benefits of sending your child to private Catholic school.  Teacher to Student Ratio One of the great things about a Catholic private school, and most private schools in general, is the lower staff to student ratio than what you would find in a public school.

5 May 2016

Tips For Parents Whose Children Will Attend Preschool Soon

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Are you the parent of a small child? Do you want to send them to preschool, but you're not quite sure how to get them ready for the experience? Preschool can be a fun and exciting experience for your child, but it can also be a little scary at first. Follow these tips to help your child make the most of his or her preschool experience: Start packing a lunch now: While many preschool programs offer lunches and snacks for your child, you can provide some consistency by packing favorites for him or her.

16 February 2016