Children are Way Smarter than Yellow!

Posted on: August 2, 2018 10:00 am
Children are Way Smarter than Yellow! Children are much more competent than merely learning a color a week. Lots of preschools focus on a color or a letter of the week. During my first three weeks as Director of HPUMP, I saw children in our Starshine Friends read more …

The Lesson of NOT

Posted on: November 6, 2016 11:00 am

One of the hardest lessons I’ve had to learn (and continue to learn) working with children is to NOTnot answer a question, not tell them what’s about to happen, not tell them why, not show them how, not give them the solution to a problem, etc. The list goes on and on.

 

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At the End of the Day

Posted on: September 5, 2016 1:00 am
“…and at the end of the day, your feet should be dirty, your hair messy, and your eyes sparkling.”  Shanti Our first full week of school is under our belt, and it’s been an adventure. We’ve met new teachers, made read more …