Today, less than one-third of American children have a full-time stay-at-home parent. This means that more children are participating in child care programs than ever before. While some parents worry that this time apart may be harmful to their parent-child relationship, it has been proven time and time again that pre-school and other child care facilities aid in the intellectual, social, and emotional development of young children.
Four Ways Child Care Programs Foster Healthy Development in Kids
- Safe environment: Good pre-schools design their facilities to allow children to safely explore their surroundings. This allows them to build confidence, independence, and self-esteem. Some classrooms set up ?discovery centers? that encourage children to take a hands-on app Continue reading