Goodbye Without Tears

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Goodbye Without Tears

If your child is starting preschool and having difficulty with the new routine, follow these strategies for saying goodbye without tears. The start of preschool is a milestone that’s often anticipated with great excitement and joy, but also with lots of crying, uncertainty, and heel digging — from both kids and parents! “For children, the main source of anxiety around … Read More

TV and Your Family

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TV and Your Family

If you have to wonder what your child is watching on television, there’s a way find out and to control your child’s TV viewing habits. The TV Parental Guidelines was created to help parents choose programs that are right for children. Get tips and more in this guide from the American Academy of Pediatrics. I worry about the things my children … Read More

50 Years of Opportunity

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50 Years of Opportunity

For fifty years Head Start has been the premier model for providing the whole child an opportunity for success in school and in life. Since the summer of 1965, more than 31 million children have benefitted from Head Start’s comprehensive services – they have become business women and men, professors, teachers, lawyers, mayors, Members of Congress, athletes, foundation Presidents, Grammy-winning … Read More