By Chontelle Bonfiglio from the site Bilingual KidSpot As a parent speaking the minority language with my own bilingual children, I know it can sometimes be difficult and stressful when kids won’t … [Read more...] about 25 Ways to Boost the Minority Language for Bilingual Kids
By Raúl Echevarría, Co-founder and President, CommuniKids Preschool If you have been following CommuniKids on social media, you are probably aware that we were recently selected by the D.C. … [Read more...] about Economic Growth Through Free Early Childhood Education
A new study The Life-Cycle Benefits of an Influential Early Childhood Program, co-authored by Nobel laureate James Heckman, a professor of economics at the University of Chicago and the director of … [Read more...] about New Study Shows Benefits of Quality Preschool Education
"The more I observe young children in action, the more faith I have that they are capable and powerful. But our expectations are often mismatched: We ask too much of young children pragmatically, but … [Read more...] about Preschoolers Need More Play and Fewer Scripted Lessons, says Early Childhood Educator Erika Christakis
Could Bilingual Education Mold Kids’ Brains to Better Resist Distraction? by Samara Freemark and Stephen Smith For decades, psychologists cautioned against raising children bilingual. They warned … [Read more...] about Could Bilingual Education Mold Kids’ Brains to Better Resist Distraction?
Excerpt from Jenne Parks article on Hatch: the Early Learning Experts ® "It is vital to provide inclusion of multiculturalism and diversity in your preschool lesson plans and it is not … [Read more...] about The Importance of Teaching Multiculturalism & Diversity
By Jeannete Vos Ed.D. (Excerpt from an Early Childhood News article) "Language Learning Is a Natural Process When Children Are Young Adults often try to learn languages in a contrived way. … [Read more...] about Can Preschool Children Be Taught a Second Language?