April 20, 2021


Staff /Teacher Requirements In an early childhood setting the following are the requirements based on state and county Department of Children and Families qualifications for personal working with young children: All teachers must have a Bachelor or Master Degree in Early Childhood Education and/or a CDA or Childcare Approved Courses. All staff members working with […]

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Strategies for Teaching Children How to Hold a Spoon and Eat Independently

The consideration of the zone of proximal development when helping an infant use a spoon begins with first identifying the spoon and naming the spoon itself. There are some interactive classroom activities like the teacher can begin with pretend play as the teacher may use stuffed animals, plastic toys and a spoon to play pretend […]

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Education Beyond the School Walls: Media Literacy in the Private Early Childhood Arena

Introduction The early childhood private sector education has a myriad of variations when it comes to choices for parents and the education of children. Programs such as Montessori, Walldorf, Reggio Emilio, STEM and call them ‘basic daycare,’ can be seen in every major corner of most major cities. Some of these programs are accredited, others […]

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