Nurturing the Heart of a Child.
Archive: March 2014

How can parents create a language-rich environment and build language connections?  Though the first three years are critical, it is important throughout childhood. Here are some practical tips, condensed from my new book! • Read to your child every day, including your infant. Around 6 weeks of age a baby’s field of vision expands to […]

Any parent, teacher, or caregiver in an early childhood environment is familiar with the potential challenges that transitions present throughout the day It is often at the point of a transition that children display challenging behaviors. Why are transitions difficult for children and what can teachers and caregivers do to help children manage transitions well? […]