How to maintain a healthy and safe environment with good hand-washing practices
The first years of life usually bring a fair amount of sickness because children’s immune systems are still developing and fighting off new infections.Read more →
Provide a safe environment and offer opportunities for infants and toddlers to practice independence
The developmental transition from baby to toddler comes with a lot of new territory.Read more →
Introduce diversity to the children in your care by creating an atmosphere of acceptance and inclusion
Children begin to learn about their identity at a young age.
Help prevent the spreading illnesses among the children in your care
Cold and flu season could almost be considered a year-round event in the close quarters of a child care environment.Read more →
Encourage children to participate in active play with the following suggestions
Promoting physical activity is important in early childhood.
Help the children in your care make a positive impact on the community
Although community service may seem more like an activity for older children, early childhood is actually the ideal time to introduce the concept of helping others.Read more →
Teach the children in your care about the power of perseverance.
As a quality child care provider, one of your professional goals is to give the children in your care the tools they need to succeed in life.
Help your child learn how to manage aggressive impulses so they can play nicely with othersRead more →
Develop a plan for how to create an open and ongoing dialogue with your parents. Communication is important in any relationship but especially in a business relationship involving something as sensitive as the care of someone’s child.Read more →