Your Kid's Preschool Teacher Probably Barely Earns More Than Your Manicurist: Report
According to a new report from the Department of Education, preschool teachers make woefully little money despite being so important to our children's development.
Conference Time: What to Ask the Teacher
Michele Borba, EdD, a former teacher and mom of three, has worked with hundreds of school divisions and PTA groups. She recently offered insight on our Community Boards about how to maximize your parent-teacher conference time. Here is her advice.
Repeating Kindergarten: The Pros and Cons According to Experts
More and more students are being held back, but could the risks outweigh the benefits?
Advice from Preschool Teachers
Preschool teachers are often fabulous at nurturing independence, cooperation, patience, and self-control in young kids. Why? They've developed an arsenal of tactics for dealing with kids of every possible personality. And they don't get bogged down by mommy guilt. Here are their classroom-tested tips for solving common behavior issues like getting little kids to share, listen, clean up, and more.
Your Preschool Questions, Answered
Attending a good program gives your child a significant academic advantage. But the number of options can be overwhelming. We've got answers to your most pressing questions.