Lucille Craig

Looking For A Preschool For Your Child? 2 Qualities You Should Look For

Education & Development Blog

When you start looking for a preschool, you need to make sure you choose the right one for your child. To help you there are many qualities you should look for to ensure your child is ready for kindergarten. Below are two of these qualities so you can get your child enrolled. Teach Social and Physical Development Two important areas of preschool are social and physical development. With social development, your child needs to know how to work well with others.

25 October 2018

What Every USMC Mortarman Needs To Know About Building College Credits


One of the benefits that draws young adults into military service is the new GI Bill. Military service members who serve four or more years are eligible for the new GI Bill. Another benefit is that, while serving in the military, service members are able to obtain college credits, both from taking classes and from transferring their military occupational training to college credits.  This is also true for infantry positions in the United States Marine Corps, including mortarman.

24 July 2018

Summer Programs For Kids That Will Really Make A Difference

Education & Development Blog

Many parents care about making sure that their children get as much enrichment as possible throughout their early lives, and this makes sense. Given the rate at which children absorb information and how critical the first years of life really are, it's important to choose the best and most efficient educational programs. Programs that use Montessori educational principles can be especially valuable.  Montessori Summer Classes There are many different programs that subtly or blatantly use the techniques associated with the Montessori educational model.

7 May 2018

3 Teacher Benefits Of Classroom Observations

Education & Development Blog

If you are like many educators, you might dread classroom observations. After all, it can be easy to get nervous during these observations, and you could worry about things like how your observation could affect your job. However, you should know that classroom observations aren't all bad, and they can have benefits for teachers. These are a few of the benefits. 1. Ensure You're Providing Your Students with the Best Education

31 January 2018

How Much Should You Pay For Preschool?

Education & Development Blog

You are looking to enroll your child in preschool. You have looked around a bit and are shocked at the cost. Now you are wondering whether this is normal. Preschool education programs offer a lot of benefits to children including higher academic success later in life.  Socially, they learn how to relate and to concentrate. However, the cost of preschool can be shockingly expensive, in certain cases even more than college fees!

8 November 2017

5 Big Steps Parents Can Take To Help Their Little Ones Gain More Independence For Preschool

Education & Development Blog

From social skills to language skills and all kinds of problem-solving techniques, your little one is in for some big learning when they enter a preschool program, but they could face challenges if they haven't acquired enough independence. Although it's your paternal instinct to take care of and control everything in their developing lives, independence is what's going to help them succeed and excel, once they're on their own in the classroom.

5 September 2017

3 Uses Of Virtual Reality In Job Training

Education & Development Blog

Virtually reality (VR) is a important component when training people for various job functions. One of the major benefits is employees have the opportunity to enhance their skills using simulation before their training affects real people. There are several career fields where VR is making a significant impact on training. Minimally-Invasive Surgery More major surgeries are being performed laparoscopically, which can significantly reduce blood loss, healing time, and complication rates. Additionally, interventional radiology is a field of medicine frequently used to perform vascular procedures without large incisions.

1 September 2017

How To Prepare For Your Future When You Don't Want To Go To College


Are you one of those individuals who was totally relieved when high school graduation was over and high school was a thing of the past? If so, you are probably not very interested in going to college or to a university. You are probably trying to decide on what you want to do for your future, as you realize that you'll need a means of providing for yourself and for your own family, even if you don't have one already.

30 August 2017

3 Tips For Arranging A First Aid Class For Your Youth Organization

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If you are the leader of a youth organization, you may want to set up a time for your participants to take a first aid class together. A thorough understanding of first aid can help your youth participants feel more confident and prepare them for emergency situations. Additionally, first aid certification is required for many youth jobs such as being a babysitter, lifeguard, or camp counselor. If you think your youth organization members will benefit from a first aid class, follow the tips below for setting one up.

29 August 2017

Is Your Child Making The Jump To Preschool? 3 Tips That Will Help Them Be Prepared

Education & Development Blog

A big change in you and your child's life will be the adjustment from staying at home to going to preschool. With it being the first time that your child is away from you and their home, it can be quite the big adjustment for everyone involved. They'll be in an unfamiliar place for the first time without the comfort of their mom or dad being with them. These tips will help make the switch to preschool go smoothly:

29 August 2017