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These Books Can Help You Explain Racism and Protest to Your Kids

Wednesday, June 3, 2020

From The New York Times: “You can start having conversations about race in preschool, said Jacqueline Dougé, M.D., a pediatrician and child health advocate based in Maryland — children can internalize racial bias between the ages of 2 and 4.” Read the full article here. View more articles here.

Waterford UPSTART: The Next Best Thing to Being There

Tuesday, June 2, 2020

From Early Learning Nation: “Why aren’t all four-year-olds in pre-K? For one thing, demand dwarfs supply, a result of budget shortfalls that persist despite the evidence that funding correlates with learning.” Read the full article here. View more articles here.

How Reading Aloud Can Help Children with Anxiety

Tuesday, June 2, 2020

From Demme Learning: “When parents read aloud, their children learn to use words to describe feelings that are otherwise difficult and this enables them to better control their behavior when they have challenging feelings like anger or sadness.” Read the full article here. View more articles here.