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by Dr. Susan Canizares | April 3, 2018 | Child Development | Early Education & Literacy | Kindergarten Readiness

Challenging behavior and positive behavior are actually two sides of the same coin. Children exhibit what we call challenging behavior because they do not yet have the social, emotional, language, and cognitive skills to behave in more positive ways. As early childhood educators, we see challenging behavior as a learning opportunity. Through our responses to […]

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by Dr. Susan Canizares | April 3, 2018 | Child Development | Early Education & Literacy | Holiday Activities | Learning Activities

This year, Earth Day is Sunday, April 22. This day was created to spread awareness, information, and support of environmental protection across the world. It is the perfect chance for you to talk about recycling, saving water and energy, protecting plants and animals, and reducing pollution. It is important to teach our children how to […]

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by Administrator | March 30, 2018 | Nutrition | Recipes

A perfect springtime macaroni salad!

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by Administrator | March 28, 2018 | Get to Know Our Staff

Meet Ms. Salma, lead infant teacher at The Children’s Courtyard on Longenbaugh Rd. in Houston, TX! She has been at this location for 18 years and is currently working towards becoming a certified Master Teacher through our parent company, the Learning Care Group. Read our Q&A with Ms. Salma to learn more about this talented […]

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by Administrator | March 23, 2018 | Nutrition | Recipes

You just need four simple ingredients to make this sweet and tangy Alaskan Pollock!

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by Administrator | March 16, 2018 | Nutrition | Recipes

Warm spices bring a depth of delicious flavor to this healthy Grow Fit family dinner!

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by Administrator | March 9, 2018 | Recipes

Whip up these simple baked pears for a special after-dinner treat!

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by Administrator | March 8, 2018 | Free Printables | Ideas | Nutrition

Fill in the bracket and play to find out which fruit or veggie will be #1 for your family! (click image below for full instructions + printable bracket)

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by Dr. Susan Canizares | March 5, 2018 | Child Development

While at the park, you see your child take a toy away from another child. Your first instinct is to grab the toy away from your child and say something like, “We don’t take toys from people. Now, tell him you’re sorry.” However, many early childhood educators suggest that forcing children to apologize, when they […]

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by Administrator | March 2, 2018 | Recipes

This healthy and super simple recipe is great for either lunch or a quick weekday dinner. Plus, your family gets to customize their bowls to their liking!  

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