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Art enriches lives and can be used to connect people from all walks of life. Among the many additional benefits of art is its effect on young people and the development of their brains. The American Association of School Administrators…The Transition from Early Intervention to Preschool Special Education
Early Intervention (EI) services are made available through the NYS Department of Health for infants and toddlers up to the age of three years old. At three, a child may no longer need services or may transition to the Committee…Time to Tango with the Tooth Fairy?
It seems like just days ago when I waited patiently for my son’s first little biters to erupt in his infant mouth. Those days somehow melted magically into years and before I knew it, I could hear the Tooth Fairy…10 Museums You May Not Have Tried
When school lets out for the midwinter break, the learning doesn’t have to let out with it. Visiting a museum with your children affords them opportunity to discover new information and ideas in a fun and engaging way. Although children…Nixing Nighttime Fears
Nighttime fears are highly common—and not just for little kids, either. “Studies show this is a very common issue, affecting up to three-quarters of kids from preschool through adolescence at one time or another,” clinical psychologist Jayne Schachter Walco, Ph.D.…