Posted on 10/24/2019 at 08:45 AM by Blog Experts

It’s November already and time for the event we all look forward to. That being the end of Daylight Savings...

Posted on 09/19/2019 at 11:17 AM by Blog Experts

Let’s look at a few of the standards that Iowa Statewide Voluntary Preschool Programs are required to submit evidence for,...

Posted on 08/27/2019 at 08:45 AM by Blog Experts

What is it that WE, adults who live, work, teach, and interact with children can do to “MAKE THEIR DAY”?...

Posted on 07/10/2019 at 10:59 AM by Blog Experts

Classes will be held at Crittenton Center this summer for parenting and caregiver guidance titled, "First Five Years: Building a...

Posted on 04/29/2019 at 10:04 AM by Blog Experts

Teacher stress- it’s a real thing. According to a 2013 Gallup poll, teacher stress is tied with nurses as 46%...

Posted on 03/21/2019 at 08:02 AM by Blog Experts

How rich are your conversations with your preschoolers? Is most of what you say to them things like “Put your...

Posted on 02/28/2019 at 08:19 AM by Blog Experts

A trusting relationship with an adult—a teacher or guidance counselor, for example—can be a protective buffer against the negative effects...

Posted on 02/04/2019 at 10:55 AM by Blog Experts

“Let our children play!” We get it! Early childhood educators understand the importance of play, or at least we think...

Posted on 01/18/2019 at 09:10 AM by Blog Experts

We get it! Early childhood educators understand the importance of play, or at least we think we do. One way...

Posted on 01/02/2019 at 08:02 AM by Blog Experts

Many early childhood teachers are using the Early Language & Literacy Classroom Observation (ELLCO) Prek-K Tool to assess and improve...