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Why Choose Private Kindergarten

March 22, 2017

Kindergarten is the de-facto start to most children’s academic career. And while public school is open to all, there are some important reasons why it is worth considering a private […]

How Yoga Benefits Young Children

March 3, 2017

We have all heard about the health benefits of yoga for us as adults – but did you know that yoga benefits young children in lots of ways too? Yoga […]

Tips for a Happy, Less Stressful Holiday with Children

December 11, 2016

Spending the holidays with your children is indeed magical: there’s nothing quite like seeing their reactions to all the lights, the special celebrations, the treats and the gifts. It can […]

How to Support Your Child’s Executive Function Skills

October 17, 2016

According to Harvard University’s Center on the Developing Child, “Executive function and self-regulation are the mental processes that enable us to plan, focus attention, remember instructions, and juggle multiple tasks […]

How to Make Drop-Off Easier for You and Your Child

August 24, 2016

Whether you are starting a new school or transitioning your child to a new classroom, every parent wants drop-off time to be a positive experience. After welcoming thousands of young […]

Building Strong Parent Educator Partnerships

April 7, 2016

The old adage says, “it takes a village to raise a child”. But with more and more dual full-time working parents, family members far away, and the increasingly fast pace […]

Learning Science in an Early Childhood Classroom

March 17, 2016

If you aren’t a science lover, thinking about science education might make you think of memorizing the periodic table for a high school chemistry exam, dissecting frogs or earthworms in […]

Raising Kind Children: The Importance of a Valentine

February 12, 2016

We celebrated Valentine’s Day at our school this week. Students decorated bags and exchanged valentines with their classmates, practicing writing and matching names from cards to bags. One ambitious class […]

How Your Child Learns with Wilson Fundations

January 20, 2016

How Your Child Learns to Read and Write in PreK and Kindergarten After using the renowned Wilson Fundations Reading and Handwriting curriculum in our Tobin Kindergarten program for the past two […]