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Mindfulness Helps Children Regulate Stress

Monday, May 14, 2018

From Sarasota Herald-Tribune: “Making play-dough or listening during storytime may not seem to demand much brain power, but for some children pre-kindergarten can be just as daunting as meeting deadlines at the office.” Read the full article here. View more articles here.

Quality Is Crucial to Sustaining Benefits of Pre-K

Thursday, May 10, 2018

From Education Week: “Plenty of early-childhood studies have shown that children who attend preschool start kindergarten with a measurable advantage over their peers who were not enrolled.” Read the full article here. View more articles here.

Play and Love: Key to Babies’ Development

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

From Goodstart Early Learning: “Building trust with our babies and providing engaging and age-appropriate learning opportunities is so important because it means they will develop skills in a wide range of areas and also have that great social and emotional connection with their carers and friends.” Read the full article here. View more articles here.

Home Visits Provide Benefits For Students and Schools

Monday, May 7, 2018

From Education Dive: “Home visits for families with young children in Florida’s largest county have dramatically reduced abuse and neglect, increased immunization rates to near 100%, reduced unwanted pregnancies and have cut sudden infant death syndrome cases in half.” Read the full article here. View more articles here.