Monthly Archives:October 2015

  • When Conflicts Arise at Day Care: The Importance of Clear Expectations and Rules in the Classroom

    Posted by on October 27, 2015

    Conflict is a natural part of life, including life at day care. A Place to Grow takes a unique two-pronged approach for addressing conflict in the classroom. We have developed proactive strategies that prevent conflicts from occurring, as well as on-the-spot interventions that teachers use when conflicts arise. To prevent conflicts from developing, every classroom has a daily schedule that is predictable, yet flexible. Children ages four and up participate in establishing the rules and expectations of the classroom. In this way, the children feel a […]