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Supporting Preschoolers’ Social & Emotional Development at Home

In preschool, social and emotional growth is a very important part of our children's education. The classroom is full of opportunities to interact with peers, solve problems, work together with other children, develop self-control, manage emotions, and so much more. These key experiences help your child develop skills that they will very much need as [...]

By | Fri, Apr 26, 2019|Categories: Parenting|

It’s Spring Break time!

It's Spring Break! We're looking forward to a few days of rest and relaxation. But are you wondering what to do with your kids next week? Here are a few suggestions from our Spring Break plans: (Photo: NoVA Parks) Visit the bluebells at Bull Run Park. The Virginia bluebells bloom for a few weeks in [...]

By | Fri, Apr 12, 2019|Categories: Parenting|

Helpful Parenting Books

In the library or the bookstore, you can find a seemingly endless selection of books on parenting. In today's blog post, we'd like to share a few books that we have found to be useful. Easy to Love, Difficult to Discipline: The 7 Basic Skills for Turning Conflict Into Cooperation by Becky A. Bailey, Ph.D. [...]

By | Thu, Apr 4, 2019|Categories: Resources & Recommendations|