Get to know camp directors as people through phone conversations, e-mails and a personal visit. Have the director describe the camp’s philosophy and how the staff implements it.
Preschool experts agree: kids are typically able to do more than many of us think. Here’s how you can encourage your youngster.
A local family reflects on their choice to raise their child with more than one language.
Help your child develop the motor skills he needs for handwriting — beginning in babyhood.
The ability to transcend traditional ideas, rules, patterns, relationships, or the like, and to produce something original and useful.
A 2010 poll done by IBM of 1,500 CEOs identified creativity as the No. 1 “leadership competency” of the future.
There are so many things to tend to with a baby — feeding, sleeping …oh, and all that stuff!
Fairfield coach Scott Smallwood says “Lacrosse is a fast-paced sport that provides today’s youth an exciting alternative to the traditional sports we as adults grew up playing.” Many different elements of the game are appealing to kids, Smallwood points out. “The game combines non-stop action, the possibility of high scoring, emphasis on teamwork, and the… Read more »
Making tough decisions about how to manage a child with ADHD is hard on parents. Some are eager to try medication on their child, some are not. It is a case-by-case and often a trial-and-error endeavor.
Of course Baby’s safety is first, but when it comes to learning, be strategic about encouraging her exploration at home.
Little or big, empower your children with the capabilities they need to be secure and confident throughout childhood and into adulthood.