Michael Peterson

SEL in Early Childhood Education

SEL in Early Childhood Education

Social and Emotional Learning

Educating students of all ages in math, science, language, and the arts has long been the main focus of school systems. While these are crucial for students to be successful in their education and careers, it does not prepare them to be successful in future relationships.

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Literacy and Early Childhood Education

Literacy and Early Childhood Education

Early Literacy

It goes without saying that literacy, the ability to read and right, is crucial to being successful in today's world. People need to be able to communicate effectively to achieve their personal, educational, and vocational goals.

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New Daycare in Chandler: After the First Week

New Daycare in Chandler: After the First Week

Chandler Daycare-A Great Week

We just finished our first week of being official owners of Building Kidz, a new daycare and preschool in Chandler, Arizona. And it has been unforgettable. In just five days, we have gotten to know so many great kids, family, and staff.

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After the First Week

New Daycare in Chandler: After the First Week

 What a Week!

Well, Building Kidz in Chandler, Arizona just finished our first week of being open. And it has been unforgettable. In just five days, we have gotten to know so many great kids, family, and staff.

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The Early Childhood Education Franchise

Literacy and Early Childhood Education

Why You Should Own a Franchise

Many of us dream of owning our own business. Being our own boss. Using your business to benefit your community. Let's be honest, though-starting and running your own business can be extremely stressful and difficult.

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Quality After School Programs

Quality After School Programs

Why an After School Program?

Many of us do not want to send our children to after school programs. If it were up to us, we would be picking our kids up from school everyday or waiting for them at home with a fresh snack.

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The Value of Kindergarten

Quality After School Programs

Kindergarten is Valuable

Many studies have shown the importance of kindergarten; however, as of 2014, only 15 states have made kindergarten mandatory (huffingtonpost.com). When we see that so few states require students to attend kindergarten, it can be easy to dismiss the importance of it.

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The Importance of Quality Preschool

The Importance of Quality Preschool

Why Preschool is Crucial

The benefits of preschool have been discussed intensely over the years. From better preparing kids for kindergarten to improving the success rate all the way through college, many studies have shown that a quality preschool education can be invaluable.

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Toddlers in Preschool

Choose the Right Preschool

Is Preschool Good for Toddlers?

For decades, the benefits of preschool for little ones has been discussed, studied, and analyzed. After all of these studies, "Childhood experts agree: Attending a high-quality program prepares kids for kindergarten and beyond" (Parents.com).

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