Picky Eaters: Common Causes and How to Support Them

Picky eating is a common behaviour in early childhood, with  the peak prevalence occurring at about age 3 years.  Although there may be many reasons why a child may not want to eat a certain food or eat at all at certain times there are some common reasons for resisting food, and some strategies to […]

How name recognition supports a student’s independence in the classroom with 2 examples from K1 class 

For many kindergarten students, being able to read and write their own name is a BIG step towards independence. All of a sudden, they are no longer dependent on the teacher, who usually labels their picture, but can write their name by themselves. And thanks to labelling, they can find their own things without help! […]

Tips & Ideas For Parent-Teacher Communications

The start of an academic year may feel intimidating but don’t worry, we’re here to help you make this a smooth transition! Parent-Teacher communication is key to getting parents involved in their child’s education and life outside of their home. Parent involvement may result in better school behaviours and improved social skills. Given all the […]