Free Kindergarten Readiness Resources
15 Ways to Prepare Your Child for Kindergarten
Your child’s entrance into kindergarten is one of the biggest milestones in your child’s development. It can also oftentimes be an overwhelming time — whether it’s the first time they are away from you for an extended period or their first time meeting new friends. It is important to ensure your child’s physical, social and cognitive development is mature enough to start school. Download our guide to help you prepare for this important transition.
10 Questions to Ask When Choosing the Right Kindergarten
It takes a little homework to be able to choose the right kindergarten program for your child. You need to know more than simple stats, like teacher:student ratios, campus acreage, transportation options and age requirements. Understanding whether the school's core values resonate with you and your family, whether the curriculum fits your child's learning style and how important hands-on and inquiry based learning is to your child are imperative questions you need to answer before finding the right program. Download our guide to help you remember 10 key questions as you compare schools and options.
It is never too early to begin considering kindergarten readiness, especially for our pre-kindergarten children. Kindergarten is an exciting journey for you and your family. Once entered in a kindergarten program, students will have opportunities to discover themselves, grow intellectually, improve motor coordination, increase independence, as well as be given the opportunity to develop mentally and emotionally. Click here to read our blog, which features academic, social and emotional readiness for children entering kindergarten.