Foundations of Early Learning blog
By the Collaboration and Program Improvement Branch
Thursday, December 15, 2016
Where you and your family live may not have all the bells and whistles you might find in a child care center (and by bells and whistles, we mean bells and whistles… but also things like playground
Monday, November 21, 2016
Friday, October 14, 2016
From the earliest Paleolithic cave paintings to the latest rap verse on the radio, it pretty much seems like we have it in our DNA to express ourselves through art.
Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Even for adults, emotions can feel like the waves of an ocean - hugely powerful forces that come from outside of us and knock us silly or carry us up to the sky… forces that consume us.
Tuesday, August 23, 2016
You love your three-year-old.
And you have strong powers of persuasion. Perhaps you’re a diplomat or a prison warden.
Wednesday, July 13, 2016
Your first impression of your child might have been formed when you saw them in a sonogram or felt their tiny kicks or when you held them for the first time at the beginning of their maiden voyage
Monday, June 20, 2016
It’s late afternoon and your ten-month-old is rubbing their eyes and just will not stop crying.
Tuesday, March 29, 2016
SEFEL (Social and Emotional Foundations for Early Learning) is a framework that promotes the social and emotional development and school readiness of young children from birth through age 8.