Understanding Shyness In Your Preschool Classroom

Posted on: 9 April 2015
Being a preschool teacher can be a demanding job: you are responsible for taking some very young children and helping prepare them for the rigors of kindergarten. Socially, some children will be better prepared than others while others will have to overcome some shyness. Helping these children learn how to handle social situations, however, will make life easier for you and them. What Exactly is Shyness? Shyness is highly common in children: some experts estimate up to 30 to 50 percent of children are shy.
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4 Key Factors When Considering Preschool Enrollment

Posted on: 3 April 2015
It's that time of the year! Preschool enrollment is on the horizon, and you're wondering if your child is really ready for her first educational experience. Unlike daycare or child care, preschool is a more structured and school-like setting. Instead of just focusing on care while mom and dad are away, preschool also aims to educate and help young children prepare for a lifetime of academic adventures. Understanding what to look for in a program can guide your decision-making process and help you to make an appropriate enrollment choice for your child.
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