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daniel tiger's neighborhood: quality programming for preschoolers
August 24, 2012 79 comments

daniel tiger’s neighborhood: quality programming for preschoolers

When something seems bad, turn it around. . .                           ...

hello teacher notes: let kids connect with teachers
August 17, 2012 4 comments

hello teacher notes: let kids connect with teachers

Another one of our fave back-to-school traditions involves a little ...

3 ways to talk to your kids about books
August 10, 2012 11 comments

3 ways to talk to your kids about books

I remember a time, not so long ago, when Maddy, ...

what are YOUR favorite iPad apps for teaching and learning?
July 25, 2012 22 comments

what are YOUR favorite iPad apps for teaching and learning?

I am totally and completely thrilled to be the proud ...

improve fluency: slow down speedy readers
July 19, 2012 5 comments

improve fluency: slow down speedy readers

I’ve said before that one of the things that you ...

2 crazy cool ways to use shoeboxes
July 12, 2012 8 comments

2 crazy cool ways to use shoeboxes

Let’s face it, times are tough for a lot of ...

what to do with children's artwork
June 6, 2012 8 comments

what to do with children’s artwork

This time of the year, I always seem to be ...

new for us friday: fine motor FUN with stamp markers
May 25, 2012 5 comments

new for us friday: fine motor FUN with stamp markers

Ever since Owen was teeny and couldn’t manage to figure ...

quick trick: how to teach kids to write number 5
May 10, 2012 19 comments

quick trick: how to teach kids to write number 5

Many, many children I know have a difficult time learning ...

quick trick: how to eliminate bickering
April 23, 2012 37 comments

quick trick: how to eliminate bickering

Do your kids bicker? About where they sit in the ...