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Save the Butterflies!
Save the Butterflies!
In the last couple decades or so, pesticides have been killing pesky insects, but also the not so pesky, the bees and butterflies. The Monarch
Wants vs Needs…Tight Budgets…Tips on being Resourceful!!!
Wants vs Needs...Tight Budgets...Tips on being Resourceful!!!
Budgeting is a huge factor as to what and when you can buy supplies for your classroom. A teacher will question whether it is a
Grocery Shopping – Learning Through Daily Routines
Grocery Shopping - Learning Through Daily Routines
Grocery shopping is a learning ground for teaching children about their environment, what kinds of food they eat, choices of food, about mathematics and compromising
Making Tamales – Introducing New Foods
Making Tamales - Introducing New Foods
In many Latino homes, making of tamales is a very special time. It’s a time to gather, chat, bond, and build tradition. Young ones learn
Foreign Travel and New Languages
Foreign Travel and New Languages
Learning a second language as a child has many undeniable benefits but when traveling with your little one to foreign countries, it’s crucial to be
Entrepreneur and Teacher
Entrepreneur and Teacher
Your new role as an entrepreneur and child care teacher. Be proud to call yourself a child care teacher. You are not a babysitter. You
Quality Standards and Continuing Education
Quality Standards and Continuing Education
Whether you choose to be licensed or certified in your state, you are required to take continuing education courses. Take those courses seriously. Working with
Set Up and Time Space Percentage
Set Up and Time Space Percentage
Our home had the perfect set up. We had the whole downstairs to set up like a playroom and still keep our upstairs for our
Getting Started
Getting Started
I started my research on the internet and was able to find several local and state resources. Before opening my in-home center, I decided to
My Story of Starting As An In-Home Child Care Provider
My Story of Starting As An In-Home Child Care Provider
This choice came shortly after having my daughter. I was on maternity leave and I dreaded having to leave her. I knew she would be