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The Importance of Kindergarten

Will kindergarten impact your children’s lives forever?  Based on Raj Chetty’s research from the Tennessee experiment known as Project Star, the importance of early childhood education once again proves to be extremely valuable on one’s potential earnings later in life.

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5 Ways to Add Math to Your New Year’s Eve Celebrations

Ringing in the New Year with your children can provide you with excellent opportunities to sneak math into your celebrations.

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The Earlier the Better: Why Early Education is More Important than Ever

Scientists, teachers and parents can all agree that early childhood education is imperative to building the foundation that children need to succeed in the future. As James J. Heckman writes, “Learning starts in infancy, long before formal education begins, and continues throughout life. Early learning begets later learning and early success breeds later success.”

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Reading List: “Stone Soup” by Marcia Brown

This old French folktale is about three hungry soldiers who outwit the greedy inhabitants of a village by tricking them into making a feast. The soldiers demonstrate that a hungry man’s wit is stronger than a stingy man’s greed!
“‘We shall never go hungry, now that we know how to make soup from stones.’”

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