Quotes to Educate By

Quotes to Educate By The following quotes resonate as motivators for me. The quotes are timeless and thought provoking. It makes one wonder, “What were the individuals thinking when these quotes happened.” What were the influences behind these...

New Era Education

I was taking a look at the strides educators, policy makers, and parents want to see happen with school-age before and after-care programs. The 21st Century Grant (1998) and reauthorized (2002) is a federally funded/state distributed funding source...

Communicating on Issues with Child Development

       There seems to be an issue that has been an ongoing conversation between me and the Head Start Teaching Team. How do we get parents “onboard” with getting their child assessed for learning disabilities, developmental delays, or other issues...

"Playing" with Friends

"Playing" with friends was my life as a child. Everyday my friends would come over and wait for me to come outdoors after school and completing my homework. We would play games of: kickball, tag, hide and seek, school, any bounce,...

Education

       I look at the little children growing and developing in the urban area in which I had once resided as a child. Things are so different. There are many opportunities that exist that did not in the early 70's.There are many literacy programs...