Necessary Skills for Kindergarten

If you look up research done in preschool and kindergarten classrooms, you’ll discover that their abilities to read, write, count, or identify patterns is only indicative of how well they do on tests. The future success of our young children is closely linked to their social-emotional skills. A recent study found that fourth-graders “who had … Read moreNecessary Skills for Kindergarten

Why I’m Confident my Kids will Discover their “Picasso” Qualities

I’ve been thinking a lot about the desire we as parents have to help our kids reach their greatest potential. Because of this desire, we tend to think that we need to expose our kids to hundreds of different activities and experiences (not to mention ideas and opportunities). The sooner we find out what they’re … Read moreWhy I’m Confident my Kids will Discover their “Picasso” Qualities