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Tips to Teach Kids Proper Hygiene Habits

We can all do our part to prevent the spread of germs but it’s especially important that kids are taught how to avoid getting sick. Developing healthy habits early, like thorough handwashing, can help these behaviors become lifelong practices. How can parents teach their kids proper handwashing techniques and general cleanliness to stay safe and…

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6 Positive Tips for Parenting Toddlers

As infants grow older and start to test their limits, toddler tantrums become unavoidable. Parents looking to address behavioral issues and teach their kids the difference between right and wrong should focus on positive techniques, rather than harsh discipline. Encourage Good Behavior When your child is behaving well, express your love with positive reassurances like…

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How to Evaluate After-School Programs

Finding the best fit for after-school care can be a challenge, but it’s worth the research. According to data from the After School Alliance, these programs help children make better decisions, improve their grades and lead to higher graduation rates. As you’re looking around, ask yourself the following questions to help guide your choice. 1….

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When to Keep a Child Home from Daycare

When children are exposed to a daycare setting for the first time, the spread of infection is common. In fact, infants and toddlers are sick an average of eight to 12 times during their first year of day care. Carrier Academy of Learning takes every precaution to keep the center clean and sanitized, but the…

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Tips for Daycare Pickup Time

It’s common for parents to have trouble with daycare drop-off, but what about pickup? Believe it or not, kids are not always ready or willing to leave daycare! After all, they have spent the day learning, participating in fun activities and playing with friends. What can you do to get your child ready to go…

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