22 hours ago

After taking the entire summer off I’m really excited to start teaching again. ❤️

2 days ago
How to Say Goodbye to Your Child at School - Janet Lansbury


Great post from Janet Lansbury on saying goodbye.

In this episode: Janet answers letters from two families struggling with their children’s feelings around separation (a preschooler and a kindergartner). In both cases, the problem lies in how the ... See more

5 days ago
Opinion | We Have Ruined Childhood

I still have hope for our young children. Parents please advocate for your child. Push BACK! Push against the trend. You are the lucky ones with young children. You can make a difference in your ... See more

For youngsters these days, an hour of free play is like a drop of water in the desert. Of course they’re miserable.

1 week ago
Weave In Wonder

Oh yes, this is definitely worth a read if you have a young baby.

1 week ago
Pikler USA

"How we touch the stones and the blocks, with such attention and awareness... What does it say about our work with babies, and how they need to be touched with gentle and aware hands?” —Ute Strub

2 weeks ago
Exercise During Pregnancy May Have Lasting Benefits for Babies

"The results were consistent. Babies whose mothers had exercised tended to perform better on almost all of the tests, suggesting that their motor skills were more advanced. These gains were ... See more

Babies whose mothers had exercised tended to perform better on tests of motor skills.

2 weeks ago
Brené Brown

Toni Morrison’s words are so heavy with truth that one sentence can bring you to your knees or set you free. Her writing challenged me, taught me, and nurtured me.

And, Toni Morrison changed the ... See more

3 weeks ago
Scientists Say Child's Play Helps Build A Better Brain

The importance of PLAY. Free uninterrupted play. ... See more

Children learn their most important lessons on the playground, not in the classroom, researchers say.

1 month ago
Photos from RIE Bred's post

One child noticed another child's toy rolled under the sink. Experiencing the challenge of retrieving the toy while the child who lost his toy observes.

1 month ago

A peaceful beginning.