1. Make Sure Your Preschooler Is Getting Enough Rest

    At First Class Child Development, we can do everything in our power to ensure that your child is going to learn, and we do. However, when a child comes to their preschool only having gotten a few hours of sleep, it is nearly impossible for them to retain information. Lack of sleep, especially in young children can lead to moodiness, memory challenges and behavioral issues. At the age your preschoo…Read More

  2. Don’t Let Your Child Suffer Because of Technology

    These days, it is impossible to go anywhere with spotting someone, if not the majority of people using an electronic gadget of some sort. Because technology has become such an integral part of society today, it is no wonder that children are spending more time being “plugged-in” than they ever have before. Unfortunately, this is taking a toll of children in multiple ways. The increased usage …Read More

  3. Technology and Your Kid

    These days, it is not uncommon to see children of all ages with their noses not stuck in a book, but in an electronic device. There used to be a time when children spent their free time outside, being active, however, this is no longer the case. In fact, the average child is spending up to 8 hours on an electronic device everyday. Unfortunately, this constant technological stimulation is having a …Read More

  4. 3 Reasons Montessori Schools May Not Be The Way To Go

    Montessori schools, if you are unfamiliar, function on the idea that children have a natural inclination to learn and therefore allow children a fair amount of independence when their education is concerned. However, there are definite drawbacks to having your child attend a Montessori School. Below you can discover a few… Montessori Schools Are Not Cheap You may think that paying a lot of money…Read More

  5. Things To Consider When Choosing A Preschool For Your Child

    It is often the teachers and administrators at a preschool who get the third degree when it comes to having to answer questions about their facility. However, it is very important that as a parent you know the right questions to ask yourself before enrolling your child in a preschool. After all, you know your child and his/her needs better than anyone else, right? Below are just a few questions y…Read More

  6. How Children Learn Through Play At School

    In the past, very strict and disciplined teaching methods were thought to turn out the best and brightest students. However, over time it has become apparent that children need to not only interact with other children to develop at a proper rate but that they need to play. Now we know what you are think, how can play really affect how much my child is intellectually growing? The truth is, it’s a…Read More

  7. Questions To Ask A Potential Nursery

    When choosing a nursery for your child there are plenty of things to take into consideration. You want your child to spend their days in a safe environment where they are sure to be taken care of by responsible and reliable people. When visiting potential nurseries there are several questions you should ask in order to understand what a specific nursery truly has to offer. Below you can find out w…Read More

  8. Choosing The Right Preschool For Your Child

    Choosing the right preschool for your child shouldn’t be as complicated as choosing the right college will be for him/her one day. Although there are many things to consider when it comes to where your child will begin their education, picking the right school comes down to just a few essential factors. Below you can find what sorts of things you should be basing your decision off of. Location I…Read More