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Screen time and internet safety for children

Following a spirited discussion at a recent First Call coalition meeting about screen time for children, we received a number of reflections and resources from our partner organizations. 335 more words

Safe And Caring Communities

Call for presenters and exhibitors – ECEBC 44th annual conference, April 30-May 2, 2015

Strengthening Connections Through Our Cultures and Practices
April 30 to May 2, 2015
Radisson Hotel Vancouver Airport
8181 Cambie Road, Richmond, BC

View the preregistration… 68 more words

Events And Opportunities

Book Highlight: You Are Your Child's First Teacher, Rahima Baldwin Dancy

This week’s theme seems to be the correlation between “learning at school and home”, and how we as parents are truly our children’s first teachers. So, it’s only appropriate that this week’s book of choice be  311 more words


Why are we so bad at treating our youngest citizens

This was indeed an eye opener kind of meeting. It made me wonder why we treat our youngest citizens so bad. They are the future of this country.   805 more words

Social Issues

What is Autism and does my child have it?

This song is performed by my nephew Chas Burtchett

One of the most important things you can do as a parent or caregiver is to learn the early signs of autism and become familiar with the typical developmental milestones that your child should be reaching. 111 more words


How to become a Classroom Management All-Star

How to Make Classroom Management Simple & Easy

Every early childhood educator knows how essential classroom management is to the success of every classroom. Experienced teachers know that classroom management is more than just implementing your center’s guidance and discipline policy.  766 more words


And now for something completely different: Good news from New Brunswick

A reader writes, and I paraphrase: “While I agree with you about New Brunswick’s economic troubles and fiscal morass, why don’t you write something inspirational that offers some solutions? 678 more words