Deborah in the News:spring break travel tips for preschoolers

With spring break on its way, these ideas can help you keep little ones busy. See my latest segment on Fox 59 Morning News! For those of you viewing this through email or other source - you can click here to view the latest news segment! I will be sharing each of my busy books over the next few weeks and my version of fun and educational I Spy Bottles! So be sure to check [...]

By | March 17th, 2011|Categories: Media|Tags: , , |8 Comments

A not so perfect preschool teacher’s valentine poem

As a preschool teacher I am not always perfectly great... I sometimes plan things to do That are not considered age appropriate... And sometimes I spend too much time planning for every minute of the day... Instead of giving my students more time To learn through their play... And sometimes I talk too much When I really should stop and listen... And sometimes I get too busy Instead of giving the kids my attention... But [...]

By | February 14th, 2011|Categories: Around the Classroom|Tags: , |4 Comments

Deborah in the news

I have been enjoying the opportunity to present some simple information on our local news station. On today's segment, I came prepared to introduce several ideas that young children can explore for Valentine's day. If you are viewing this by email, you may need to come to the blog to see the short news clip! The valentine activities I brought to share were included my most recent posts... Save your valentine candy boxes for preschool [...]

By | February 8th, 2011|Categories: Media|Tags: , , , , |22 Comments

Activities to promote development and Deborah in the News

I had the opportunity to be on Fox 59 Morning News! I was pretty nervous and we had to move so fast that I couldn't remember what I wanted to say! LOL!  I wasn't able to actually get a copy of the video so I taped it from my daughter's television so I could share this with everyone:) I have blogged about some of the activities I show in the newsclip - you can see [...]

The week ahead for Teach Preschool

Just a quick note to let you know that I will be speaking next weekend at NAEYC conference in California.  I have never been to California before so I look forward to the trip. If you will be there, I hope you will stop by my session or if you see me in the hallway - stop and say hello! I Put an Apple in my Lunch But Did I Hear a Crunch, Crunch, Crunch? [...]

By | October 31st, 2010|Categories: Conferences|Tags: , |2 Comments