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by Administrator | July 30, 2015 | Safety and Security

by Tired Mom Tésa As a tech blogger and mom I’m always concerned about my children’s safety, whether it’s online, offline, or out and about. With back-to-school around the corner it’s a good time of year to re-evaluate what methods we have in place to address these concerns. Thankfully there is a lot of tech out […]

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by Administrator | July 25, 2015 | Early Education & Literacy

The new school year is here! Switching classrooms or starting in a new school can be stressful. Use these tips to make this transition a wonderful experience for everyone in your family. Visit the new classroom – Talk with your child about what will be the same and what will be different. Arrange play dates […]

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by Dr. Susan Canizares | July 21, 2015 | Child Development | Early Education & Literacy

Finding the right preschool for your child is an important step in their development. Having a formal educational experience before entering elementary school contributes significantly to their cognitive development, social skills, and autonomy. Here are five essential considerations when deciding on your child’s early educational experience: Parenting Style – You have your own communication style […]

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by Administrator | July 21, 2015 | Ideas

Summer’s a great time for togetherness. So bring the whole family together to enjoy each other’s company, as well as fun activities, tasty snacks, and plenty of laughs. Indoor Beach Party – Bring the beach to you! It’s easy: Make tropical punch. Serve tropical foods. Set up beach towels (and inflatable palm trees, if you want). […]

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by Administrator | July 16, 2015 | Child Development

Do parents love their children?  Of course they do.  The important question for all parents to consider is not if they love their children but how. Most every parent I have worked with over the years has told me that their parenting choices are the result of their deep love for their child.  However, some of those loving […]

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by Administrator | July 14, 2015 | Free Printables | Holiday Activities

Happy Cow Appreciation Day! Here are some fun facts about our bovine friends (click on the image to download the printable PDF):  

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by Administrator | July 7, 2015 | Get to Know Our Staff

Natalie Cole, Team Lead at Tutor Time in Concord, NC has been working with children for 10 years and has been at Tutor Time for six of those. She worked in several classrooms at the center, including the toddler, pre-kindergarten and junior kindergarten rooms, before taking on her current role. Read on to learn more […]

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by Administrator | July 2, 2015 | Holiday Activities

Written by: Barbara Hiatt As the biggest holiday of the summer approaches, we are knee-deep in red, white, blue. And why wouldn’t we be? The 4th of July is the time to beam with patriotic pride!  Some of us are hosting get-togethers and barbecues, and some are heading elsewhere to celebrate.  Regardless, we’re all excited […]

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