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Early Learning (INACTIVE)

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Top Early Learning (INACTIVE) Articles

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  • Preschool nutrition can be challenging

    Preschool children, specifically the 2- to 5-year-old set, are notoriously picky eaters, and parents need to recognize that this is developmentally appropriate, although frustrating! Preschool is an appropriate time to begin teaching children the...
  • Supporting pre-K is a sound investment

    Supporting pre-K is a sound investment
    Our leaders in Washington face tough budget issues ("Obama budget would have big impact in MD," April 11). But one proposal we should all agree on is for targeted investments in local pre-kindergarten learning. As a grandfather, I support giving America's...
  • Good sense, or too much regulation?

    Good sense, or too much regulation?
    You can almost hear Alice Benjamin shaking her head over the phone. Benjamin, in her 70s, has been running Vision Day Care on Lincoln Way West in South Bend for 13 years -- that is, after retiring from her job at the University of Notre Dame and raising...
  • Community: Cabrini quilt donated to preschool

    Community: Cabrini quilt donated to preschool
    The Cabrini Literary Guild has made a special donation to a local preschool. Member Ann Herrmann presented the makings of a quilt to fellow member Marie Urrutia, who thought it would be a perfect gift for the preschool at Incarnation Church, where she is...
  • Grant lets United Arts groups reach preschoolers

    Grant lets United Arts groups reach preschoolers
    United Arts of Central Florida has received a $35,000 grant from the PNC Foundation for pre-kindergarten educational arts programs designed to teach, inspire and expose children to cultural opportunities not readily available to them. Through United...
  • Busch Gardens' preschool pass must be redeemed by May 31

    Busch Gardens' preschool pass must be redeemed by May 31
    A friendly reminder: Busch Gardens' preschool pass must be redeemed at the park by Friday, May 31 in order to be activated for the summer months. Here is how it works this year: The pass offers free admission to children ages 3 to 5 through Sept. 2....
  • Campaign warns parents about leaving kids in hot cars

    Campaign warns parents about leaving kids in hot cars
    Last year's death of 4-year-old Jordan Coleman in Tamarac, when investigators said day care workers left him in a hot SUV last summer, has haunted Broward County child advocates. "That was the catalyst for [former County Commissioner] Ilene [Lieberman]...
  • 6/1 * 1923 East Main Street * Salem * 24153

    6/1 * 1923 East Main Street * Salem * 24153
    Time:  8:00 am - 12;00  Noon   Pancake Breakfast and Rummage Sale FUNdraiser Community Pancake Breakfast and Rummage Sale at Tabernacle Baptist Church in Salem, VA on Saturday, June 1 8:00-12:00. All proceeds go to the TBC Preschool, a nonprofit...
  • School's almost out: Is your child care set?

    School's almost out: Is your child care set?
    School's out in a few weeks for some counties, next week for mine. So, working moms, do you have summer day care set? How about your after care for next year? I just finalized both summer care and after care within the last week, so if you haven't I...
  • Ready for Kindergarten: Less play, more stress?

    Ready for Kindergarten: Less play, more stress?
    The preschool year is coming to an end, For many parents, it’s the bittersweet excitement/fear of saying goodbye to an extended school family and embarking on the next adventure of “big school.” And it’s definitely not your...
  • President talks economy, jobs in Baltimore

    President talks economy, jobs in Baltimore
    As he traveled through Baltimore to promote his jobs agenda on Friday, President Barack Obama found himself sitting near a 29-year-old man who was uncertain how to reset his life after being released from prison two years ago. In one of the few...