Choosing The Right Child Care Centre For Your Preschooler
I have three children who have all attended child care centres, and I understand it can be difficult for parents to choose between centres offering different approaches to learning and play-based activities. I have used child care centres that are purely play-based and those that take a structured approach to learning, including a Montessori centre. I started this blog to share my personal experiences as a parent and my tips on selecting a child care centre that suits the needs of your child. I post about a variety of topics, such as what to look for when visiting a child care centre, effective communication with centre staff and helping your child settle in a new environment. I hope you find my blog useful.
The transition process for a child into a daycare facility is hard for them and their parents alike. It involves changing routines, spending hours away from their primary caregiver or parents and other adjustments.
Most children experience anxiety on their first days in a child care centre. It also takes time for them to form bonds with their teachers and the other children in the facility. As a parent, there is a lot you can do to make the transition easier for the little one. [Read More]