Communication is key Literacy skills start long before a child learns the ABCs. From day one, children are developing communication skills that will allow them to both comprehend and convey words and ideas.
Multiculturalism and your preschoolerWhen we go to our favorite Indian restaurant, the waiters already know my kids want a mango lassi. The other diners are often amused to see a non-Asian 4- and 2-year-old dive into a plate of (mildly) spicy foods and calling most of the dishes by their names.
The great Santa debateThe season's burning question in preschool and toddler parenting circles this month is: Santa--special childhood magic or a cruel lie? What will you tell your children about Santa?