Early Education

  • What every parent or caregiver with kids in childcare needs to know

    Millions of children attend childcare every day, and millions of parents and caregivers rely on it. While advocates and many Americans agree that care should be accessible and affordable to all who need it, there’s a fast-approaching deadline that could put that at risk. read more »
  • How to set up the ultimate workstation for kids at home

    See the best ways to facilitate their study time

    Want to help guarantee your child’s academic success? While you can’t control what goes on in the classroom, you can facilitate their study time at home by setting up an A+ workstation. read more »
  • 5 tips to prepare your child for return to school

    Help them stay on track

    It’s that time of year again— when we kick off another school year! While new school supplies and fresh outfits can definitely help your child get into the school spirit, so can a fresh perspective. Now is the time to evaluate your child’s routine from the previous school year and summer, explore new ways to overcome challenges, and come up with a plan that will help them stay on track! read more »
  • 5 tips to set your kids up for back-to-school success

    Whether you’re dreading hectic school-day schedules or excited for kids to be back in the classroom, most parents agree the transition back to school can be a stressful time. read more »
  • Historic Hudson Valley expands tours of historic landmarks

    Additional tours will offer even more visitor access

    In response to growing visitor demand, Historic Hudson Valley is pleased to announce the expansion of tours at three of Westchester County's iconic historic sites: Washington Irving's Sunnyside, Philipsburg Manor, and Union Church at Pocantico Hills. Starting July 20, these locations will extend operations to provide additional access to locals and tourists alike, now open weekly from Thursdays through Sundays. read more »
  • Tips for encouraging exploration and learning in the kitchen

    Have your kids help you create family meals

    Planning, preparing, serving and cleaning up after mealtimes are skills that can be beneficial to everyone. Yet when it comes to meal prep, many families find it easier to tell children to go play rather than bringing them into the kitchen to help create meals. read more »