Avoid these conversational pitfalls to improve communication with your child.
GreatSchools parents share their stories about the unique, sometimes unexpected ways they boost their children's learning.
"But my child is so small!" Yes, they're still wee tykes, but a high-quality preschool is designed to set up young scholars up for future academic, emotional, and social success.
My 3.5-year-old daughter is talkative, energetic, imaginative and inquisitive at home. However, when she is at preschool, a neighbor's house, a dance class, etc., she is quiet and withdrawn. She prefers to sit and watch or withdraws completely from other people. What can I...
My 4-year-old daughter recently started preschool. This is her first time in school. Her teacher says she has problems listening and following directions. I don't notice these behaviors at home. How can I help her be more attentive in school?
My preschooler is very chatty at home. She retells stories but won't respond to her teacher at school. What can I do to help her?
My 5-year-old has impulse issues. He gets mad and lashes out then feels bad and true remorse after it is all said and done. I have talked to him and told him to try counting before making choices and he has not been able...
For the past two weeks, my 4-year-old has come home from preschool every day saying that nobody will play with her. My daughter is a sweet girl but can be very sensitive, demanding, and whiny. I have not seen many interactions with her classmates...
Before they can learn academics, kids need to know how to behave in a group.
How you can help at home: This activity will prepare your young child for learning social studies by building an understanding of family and generations.