Monthly Archives:March 2015

  • Choosing a Child Care Center: A Five Point Checklist for Making the Right Decision

    Posted by on March 27, 2015

    Selecting a child care center can be a stressful experience. Of course, you want the best environment for your son or daughter, but sometimes the options can be overwhelming. It can be helpful to structure the decision-making process by using a checklist to evaluate different alternatives. Here are five factors that our parents found useful as they selected a child care center: Frequent communication from teachers and administrators. No one likes a feeling of uncertainty, especially about people as important as your child. Parents should look […]

  • Theme Study: A Unique Way to Engage and Teach Preschool Children

    Posted by on March 17, 2015

    Preschool is such an exciting time in your child’s development. At this age, children are curious about the world and are building confidence as learners. Their literacy skills are emerging and they are beginning to think critically, solve problems, and ask questions. At A Place to Grow, we are committed to educating preschool children in innovative ways. All of our centers use our Creative Curriculum for Preschool Children and follow the Massachusetts Preschool Curriculum Guidelines from the Department of Early Education and Care. One of the […]