Toddler

Be My Mini-Valentine: Promoting Your Toddler’s Social-Emotional Development

Playdates, storybook reading and interactive games might simply seem like a fun way to interact with your child. However, activities like this also play a large role in developing their social and emotional competencies. The child development professionals at Celebree Learning Centers describe various ways parents can support and encourage this development. Early-stage Social and…

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What to Look for in A Child Care Center: Toddler

In the second installment of the series, “What to Look for in Quality Child Care,” Celebree Learning Centers highlights the features that a safe and supportive environment for your toddler must have in order to encourage cognitive development, exploration, and a variety of other important growth factors. At this exciting stage, toddlers require a great…

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Eight Halloween Safety Tips for 2016

The child development professionals at Celebree Learning Centers provide trick-or-treating safety tips for you and your children to be mindful of as Halloween quickly approaches. According to SafeKids.org, only one third of parents talk to their children about Halloween safety, despite the three out of four parents who report having Halloween safety fears. Although Halloween…

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Counteract Hurtful Behavior Choices with Helpful Responses

Teaching your child helpful or expected behavior choices does not have to be a constant battle. The child development professionals at Celebree Learning Centers discuss healthy measures to take when your child exhibits hurtful behavior. Temper tantrums and hurtful behaviors are challenges that all parents face at some point. Too often, in an effort to…

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Biting Behaviors

One of the most concerning behaviors children exhibit during the toddler and two-year-old stages of development is biting. The child development professionals at Celebree Learning Centers provide information to help parents understand the reasons why a child bites and how they can help to reduce the behavior. Children often bite for a variety of reasons.…

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Choosing the Right Childcare

The process of choosing childcare can be overwhelming and confusing to those first seeking care. The decision to have both parents work outside of the home may be a source of stress for some; compounded with needing to find a quality childcare arrangement that works best for your lifestyle, family values and finances. Quality Care…

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Your Toddler’s Language Development Journey

Children begin making significant strides in language development as they reach 18 months in age. The child care professionals at Celebree Learning Centers discuss what to expect during quick changes in vocabulary and how to handle your child’s newfound love for words. What You Can Anticipate Since your child is still in the midst of…

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The Good & Bad of Technology: How New Tech Toys are Influencing Our Youth

The child development professionals at Celebree Learning Centers discuss the positive and negative aspects of children growing up in the technological age. As a parent, one may ask: How much screen time is too much screen time? How can I balance play time and technology time? Despite common belief, not all screen time is damaging…

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7 Tips for Swimming and Summer Safety

There’s almost nothing more exciting to a child then a carefree day at the beach or the pool. The same daytrip however, may be a slightly more nerve-wracking experience for a parent. The child development professionals at Celebree Learning Centers provide ways to ensure pool safety with your children this summer. The summer season comes…

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Playing Fair: Teaching Your Child Good Sportsmanship

The child-development professionals at Celebree Learning Centers discuss the importance of good sportsmanship for your children and key practices that can help develop this trait. Before you give your child a time-out for throwing a fit because of a lost game, it’s critical to realize that your child is just beginning to comprehend what it…

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