Professional Development

Ten tips to dealing with those troubling transitions

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Transitions can be a source of trouble in the classroom. Today, we are sharing a few tips for dealing with those troubling transitions…

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Five New Year resolutions for preschool teachers

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5 Preschool Teacher Resolutions for a better YOU in the New Year!

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The amazing journey of getting Ready for Kindergarten! : a book study and give-away

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Ready for Kindergarten! is a comprehensive, yet clear and easy-to-follow book but I am a blogger who LOVES pictures! As a way to extend several (of the many) topics found throughout the book, my fellow bloggers are participating in a journey through Ready for Kindergarten! by expanding on and illustrating at least one topic of their choice through their own beautiful ideas and photos. And a give-away too!

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Summer book study: The read aloud handbook by Jim Trelease

Hey Teachers and Parents! Join us for the Summer Book Study. Stop by and check out who are new surprise author is – this summer should be one of our best summer book studies ever!

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Ready for Kindergarten

Ready for Kindergarten offers simple to follow guidance and tips for where to focus your energy, how to support the learning that naturally takes place, and how to make the most of your child’s pre-kindergarten year.

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The secret recipe for inviting children to take care of books in the preschool classroom

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Here is my secret recipe for helping the preschool-age children in my class take care of our classroom books!

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Read across America : What our parents are reading in preschool

Read Across America day; I am sharing our parent reading experiences along with some terrific books our parents are reading in preschool…

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First Times: 21 days of gratitude

This is a note to encourage you as you participate in the many first time experiences of the children in your care…

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TODDLER lesson plan tidbits

A few tips for writing developmentally appropriate toddler lesson plans.

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The things we learn at teacher workshops

A little look at a Teach Preschool workshop and a few terrific ideas for Teacher Door Prizes!

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Managing biting in the toddler environment

See what the experts had to say on Bam Radio about how to address biting in the early childhood classroom.

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The power of play in the early learning environment

Answering the question, “”How will my child be prepared for school if all he does is play in preschool?

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Helping your child get ready for full day kindergarten

Tips for getting your child ready for a full day in Kindergarten.

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Teaching in the Digital Age | Book Study

Come and join in this wonderful summer books study with me and my fellow bloggers!

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The chances in preschool

Giving young children the chance to grow….

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Classroom clutter clutters learning in preschool

A little discussion about how clutter impacts the children in the preschool classroom!

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