Education Development

  • Is Your Child Ready To Start Kindergarten This Fall? 3 Questions You May Not Have Asked

    Should your child start kindergarten in the fall? You thought your five-year-old was ready. But now you aren't sure about this decision. It's completely normal, and even expected, for parents to have concerns about a new five-year-old starting school. If you're not sure about your kindergarten enrollment decision, take a look at the questions to ask before the start of the school year. Do You Feel Pressure To Redshirt Them?
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  • 3 Reasons To Enroll Your Child In A Daycare Facility

    Many parents opt to take their young ones to daycare instead of hiring a nanny to look after them because these facilities provide a nurturing environment. What's more, knowing that your child will spend the day with their peers is reassuring because they won't feel alone and isolated like would be the case if they were home alone with just the nanny. Continue reading to learn three reasons why enrolling your young one in a daycare facility is a good idea.
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  • 4 Benefits Of Educational Crossword Puzzles For Kids

    Education isn't limited to the inside of a classroom. Kids are learning all the time, even when they're playing. You can encourage your child to learn outside of school by providing them with educational toys, like educational crossword puzzles. Crossword puzzles are a fun way for kids to play word games. Here are four benefits of educational crossword puzzles for kids: 1. Provide age-appropriate educational material A little bit of a challenge is a good thing.
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  • Helping Your Child Have A Smooth Start To Preschool

    A child's experience with starting preschool is a formative experience. Ensuring that this is a smooth experience should be a major goal. Unfortunately, parents that are enrolling their first child in preschool may not know what they should do to keep their child's experience enrolling in preschool as positive as possible. Consider The Personality Needs Of Your Child Finding a preschool that has impressive credentials can become a primary objective for parents.
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  • 5 Tips To Make Your Upcoming Teacher Observation A Success

    When someone watches you work, it can be particularly nerve-racking. This is why classroom observations create anxiety for a number of teachers. As a general rule, the classroom runs smoothly; however, teachers worry that everything under the moon will go wrong when an observer comes to watch. No one wants to hear that they did something wrong, or that they aren't good enough. To help reduce the chances of your classroom observation going wrong, here are five tips to ensure you are prepared.
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  • 3 Reasons To Get Your Teen Driving Lessons From A Professional

    Your child is finally 16 years old and looking forward to hitting the open road. But first, of course, they'll have to pass their driver's license exam. This can be a stressful time for parents and teens alike, but there are some things you can do to make the experience go more smoothly. Here are three reasons why you should get your teen signed up for some drivng lessons from a professional or local driving school.
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  • 4 Ways To Give Your Memory A Boost

    Many people take for granted that they have a bad memory, or that their formerly strong memory is getting worse with age. The truth is that it's never too late to take steps to strengthen and build your memory. A better memory can make work, school, and everyday tasks much easier. Life is more pleasant when you easily remember where you left your keys or the date of your anniversary. Here are a few proven ways to strengthen your memory at any age:
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  • Need A New Career? Consider Medical Coding

    If you like working in an office setting and are drawn to the health field, then you may want to pursue a career in medical coding. Medical coders don't have direct patient contact, but they work with patient charts and medical histories. Coding is interesting work that is in demand since medical records are primarily digital today. Here's a look at this occupation and how you train for it: What Medical Coding Entails
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  • 5 Ways After School Programs Can Help Kids To Maintain A Healthy Weight

    Unfortunately, childhood obesity is a growing problem in the United States. Since the 1970's, the rate of childhood obesity has tripled. These days, parents need to do everything they can to ensure that their children avoid excessive weight gain and stay healthy.  Joining an after school program can be a great way to help your child maintain a healthy weight for the following five reasons: They can encourage kids to exercise every day.
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  • Things To Do If Your Child Is Struggling With School Work

    If your child is having trouble with his or her school work, you will want to make sure that you are doing everything you can to give the proper assistance. There are a few ways in which you can do this, as mentioned below: Figure Out The Root Cause In some cases, children will start to have problems with their academics simply because they are bored or not interested in the subjects that are being taught.
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