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Welcome

Welcome to the Early Learning Success Blog. This is a place for sharing thoughts and ideas that support the field of early childhood.

I have worked with families and children for over 30 years. I am passionate about quality care and education for our young children. Please read more about me and my professional accomplishments on the About Us page.

The intent of this blog is to engage in thoughtful conversation that discusses important issues for early childhood professionals. The topics of the articles will include current research in the field of early childhood, best practices that support children, and activities and ideas that are purposeful and intentional in addressing all domains of development.

We welcome your professional comments and ideas that will continue to support the field of early childhood.

Nancy

Taking Care of Yourself

Pamper yourself… just a little every day. At the end of a long day of childcare, take time to relax with one of these bath-soak recipes! Peace of Mind Bath Salts Recipe Ingredients • 2 [...]

By | February 6th, 2020|Categories: Resources, Trending|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Taking Care of Yourself

Peace Keepers – ELS Unit of Study that Supports Developing ‘Personal Power’

Positive self-esteem ….. Membership in a group or community ….. Successful communication skills ….. Celebrating and inviting diversity ….. These are all components to develop Positive Personal Power. This Early Learning Success Unit of Study [...]

By | January 30th, 2020|Categories: Resources, Trending|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Peace Keepers – ELS Unit of Study that Supports Developing ‘Personal Power’

Literacy for All Ages

One of the most important gifts we can give our children is a love of learning. Developing language and literacy skills is one way to instill this love of learning. This starts in infancy, and [...]

By | January 23rd, 2020|Categories: Resources, Trending|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Literacy for All Ages

Winter Snow and Ice Fun

Many of us are still in the season of 'ice and snow'.  Winter weather, snow and ice can bring lots of fun, discussion and science learning. Make the most of this season through some great [...]

By | January 16th, 2020|Categories: Resources, Trending|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Winter Snow and Ice Fun

Winter Solstice Sparks Winter Celebrations

In the Northern Hemisphere, winter means less daylight, shorter days and colder temperatures. Consequently, we turn on lights so we can see, and make fires to keep us warm and protected from the winter cold. [...]

By | December 19th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Winter Solstice Sparks Winter Celebrations