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Bouncy Babies begins

Tuesdays
May 3, 10 & 17
10:30-11:15 a.m.

Thursdays
May 5, 12 & 19
6:30-7:15 p.m.

Bring your babies to this bouncy-fun storytime! Some activities will include singing your favorite nursery rhymes, reading stories, and having fun with puppets. 10 more words

Library Programs

Child-led learning

Child-led anything is quite a foreign concept in Singapore.  Over here parents have difficulty conceding control of most aspects of a child’s life to the child, even when it comes to their play.   1,086 more words

Play

5 Elements of Cutting-Edge Exhibition Assessments in Schools

It is no secret that the traditional educational model that existed for centuries is no longer effective in today’s 21st Century landscape. At Hilltop we realize that our students will eventually be entering a workforce where the jobs have yet to be imagined. 466 more words

Early Childhood

Engaging with Preschool Writers

I am not a primary person. Sure, I’ve spent time working alongside kids in first- and second-grade classrooms when I’ve done consulting work, but my comfort zone lies in the upper elementary grades. 758 more words

Early Childhood

Dealing with Math anxiety as a parent

Most of my schooling and adult life has been plagued by Math anxiety.  It came to a head when I had to sit for the GRE exams, a requirement I needed to fulfil if I wanted to apply to graduate schools in USA. 1,240 more words

Toddler

Little Ornithologists

It is certainly Spring.  We’ve been keeping an eye on our feathered visitors for a few weeks now.  The mother Canadian goose made her annual nest on the island situated within our pond.   34 more words

Weekly News

Senator Collins visits with school children in Aroostook County

Senator Susan Collins journeyed back to her home turf of Aroostook County recently and visited the Aroostook County Action Program Early Care and Education Center at Gouldville in Presque Isle. 197 more words

Dispatches