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Separation Anxiety in toddlers

At some point during their development, all babies will experience separation anxiety. This is very common, completely normal and demonstrates that your child has a healthy and loving attachment to you. 628 more words

Children

Big Car's Fun Fleet: Mission Possible

Editor’s Note: This story was originally published on defunct, Central Indiana arts website Sky Blue Window on July 14, 2014. Some content, style and formatting may differ from the original version.  1,294 more words

Indianapolis

Top Ten Favorite Children's Books

Reading out-loud to children is important during the preschool years. Daily reading sparks an interest in books, increases vocabulary, and improves comprehension skills. Here are my top ten favorite children’s books to read in the preschool classroom. 1,245 more words

Teaching

March into FUN!!

We have had a fun time during our developmental music therapy groups this busy month of March. We learned how to wait in line to jump over rainbows while we cheered on our friends. 288 more words

Sometimes teaching Pre-k is like...

…working with pandas.  :) They are both super cute and curious and get into everything.  They have to investigate and you follow behind them cleaning up the same center or area a million times.  56 more words

Earlychildhood

The Right Start, Right Here

Mayor Trevor Elkins of Newburgh Heights, Ohio (a small suburb of Cleveland) inspired the most progressive parental leave policy in the country:  six-months paid leave for all of the village’s full-time employees, women and men, biological parents and adoptive. 26 more words

"Dear Zoo" yoga storytime

Opening – How I explain the rules of yoga storytime: stay on your mat and keep your hands to yourself.
(Skip to my Lou –  from… 522 more words