Early Education Round-up



Your go-to guide for early education advice and tips

Early education resources hudson valley new york

Why the first 5 years are critical
Research shows that the development which takes place during the first five years of a child's life is critical to success in life, and parents, caregivers and early educators play a pivotal role in fostering this growth. Read More...

Is a co-op preschool right for you?
A cooperative nursery school is a non-profit, non-sectarian organization owned and administered by the parents of the children enrolled. Each family is involved in the operation of the school, which may include attending  membership meetings or volunteering in the classroom. Read More...

Want your kids to read?

Graphic novels
tackle real-life issues such as world history, civil rights and even the love between a father and son. While comic books in classrooms might lead to detention, graphic novels are increasingly being integrated into schools as a tool to encourage readers of all ages. Read More...

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Ready... or not... for Kindergarten
Could your child benefit from an additional year to work on social skills before entering kindergarten? Read More...

Parents can also be preschool "teachers"

Education does not start in kindergarten. To set your child up for success at any age, look at every day as an opportunity to learn. You don’t have to be a rocket scientist to give your child a head start. Read More...

Studies show preschool programs improve childrens' well-being
Minority preschoolers from low-income families who participated in a comprehensive school-based intervention fared better educationally, socially and economically as they moved into young adulthood, according to a report by the University of Minnesota. Read More...

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