Should I Send My Child Back to School? 4 Things to Consider

Parents' Corner | June 11, 2021

Schools in the US have slowly begun reintroducing either in-person classes or a mix of virtual and on-site learning programs as more people gain access to COVID-19 vaccines. But many parents and caregivers remain hesitant to support this initiative — and for a good reason. Because how COVID-19 affects children and the long-term effects of… Read More

Stop Your Toddler from Biting at Daycare

Parents' Corner | June 1, 2021

You just found the perfect daycare, and your little one loves it — until yesterday. The teacher met you at pick-up time to explain a biting incident involving your child. What can a parent do about toddlers biting at daycare? A biting toddler is nothing new — it’s normal developmental behavior. Let’s have a look… Read More

Preparing for a Toddler’s First Day of Daycare

Parents' Corner | June 1, 2021

If you thought finding the perfect daycare for your child was a challenge, be prepared for the first day of daycare for your toddler. Some parents find that helping their child adjust to new care is a minefield. Other toddlers adjust to daycare with no drama at all. Your toddler may be somewhere in between…. Read More

Ideal Preschool Age & Skills to Know Before Preschool

Parents' Corner | June 1, 2021

Just as there is no one-size-fits-all roadmap for parenting, there is no magic number for the perfect preschool age. Many follow the rule of thumb that preschool is the two years prior to kindergarten, but the exact preschool age range varies quite a bit depending on a variety of factors. First and foremost, your child… Read More

Private Preschool vs. Public Preschool: Does It Matter?

Parents' Corner | May 21, 2021

Making the decision between private preschool vs. public preschool can be challenging. Read Cadence Education’s comparison guide to make your decision.

Childcare Red Flags: 5 Signs of a Bad Daycare

Parents' Corner | May 4, 2021

Is it time to put your child in daycare? Or do you need to switch to a new daycare provider? While the number of options to choose from may seem daunting, doing your research on various daycare facilities will pay off. It is an investment in your child. Your child is the most important person… Read More

5 Qualities of a Good Preschool Teacher for Your Child

Parents' Corner | April 22, 2021

As parents, you understand the value of your child’s education. Studies are continuing to show the plethora of benefits that early education has on children’s development. So naturally, the teachers in these early learning settings are of utmost importance. But since the nature of education in the early years is quite different from the rest,… Read More

Does Daycare Accreditation Matter for Your Child’s Care?

Parents' Corner | April 16, 2021

As parents, you always want what’s best for your child. From nutritious food to nurturing relationships, there are endless ways to support and shape your child’s world—and your choice in child care is no different. The benefits of a quality childcare program are well-researched, but with so many options, it can be a challenge to… Read More

Deciding Between a Home Daycare vs. Center

Parents' Corner | April 9, 2021

There are many options that parents must weigh when it comes to choosing the right childcare for their family; the debate between sending your child to a home daycare vs. a center is one of them. While the benefits of a home-like daycare environment are clear, you may still wonder if you should send your… Read More

Making a Daycare Switch a Good Experience for Your Child

Parents' Corner | April 1, 2021

You may be considering switching daycares and feeling uncertain, nervous, or even guilty about your decision. Any transition in child care (new or familiar) can come with a whirlwind of emotions. But the benefits of a quality daycare program are monumental for your child’s well-being now and in years to come. At the end of… Read More

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