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The Importance of Early Development of Child Sleep Patterns
A good bedtime routineis the first step to a lifetime of healthy sleeping habits for your child. A healthy routine will prepare your child for the busy day ahead and will allow you to get a better night's rest, lowering your ...read more

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Childhood walking development: Your toddler's first steps.
  When is my child going to walk? Every parent is anxious for that first major milestone: a child's first steps.  Is my child walking on time for his or her age?  Since every child is different, your child will ...read more

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Four Healthy Foods for Child Brain Development
  Four Healthy Foods for Child Brain Development It may not be surprising to hear that many Americans have a poor track record regarding what they feed their children. Candy, soft drinks, cupcakes and pudding can be fine ...read more

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St. Patrick's Day Preschooler Activities
  Parenting - Preschooler Activities:  Start a family tradition and make a Blarney Stone St. Patrick's Day can have special meaning for you and your preschooler, even if you are not Irish. Working together on a special ...read more

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How your child’s brain grows and how she can benefit from the Brain Waves™ Curriculum
Our unique Brain Waves™ Curriculum is specifically designed to support learning during a child’s early years. Did you know the first five years of a child’s life is a crucial time? These five years are important because the ...read more

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Kindergarten insights: How to help your child learn to be a student
Kindergarten is an important transition time and Kids 'R' Kids Learning Academies provides children with an environment that fosters growth, development and learning, while engaging all the senses. If you want to know how you can ...read more

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Five fun activities for preschoolers in December
December can be a difficult month for families with young and energetic children, because the cold weather often leaves you and your child stuck indoors with limited sources of entertainment. Here is a list of activities for children that we ...read more

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Our child care center’s guide to early childhood developmental milestones
Early childhood is an exciting time and Kids ‘R’ Kids Learning Academies has put together a helpful guide for you to follow as you glean in watching your child learn and grow. If you have any questions or concerns about your ...read more

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The Brain Waves™ Curriculum: Building foundations for well-rounded children
The patented Brain Waves™ Curriculum, from Kids ‘R’ Kids Learning Academies, is our unique curriculum designed to maximize each child’s learning potential through a variety of experiential, age-appropriate activities. ...read more

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Five ways to engage your kindergartener during the winter months
How can you ensure that your kindergartener stays engaged when not in child care during the cold winter months? When it is cold outside and getting dark earlier in the day, children may spend less time outdoors. Parents can keep their ...read more

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Teaching methods used in kindergarten
Kindergarten teachers use many different methods to educate their students. Children of kindergarten age benefit from developmental activities that engage all of the senses, while encouraging them to explore their interests. At Kids ...read more

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How parents can be more involved with their child care center
If you want to become more involved with your child care center, Kids 'R' Kids Learning Academies has several suggestions such as getting to know the teachers and other parents. Being an involved parent is very beneficial to your ...read more

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Fun activities that parents can use in conjunction with the Brain Waves™ curriculum
At Kids ‘R’ Kids Learning Academies, we use our unique Brain Waves™ curriculum to ensure children get the most out of the important early education years. Did you know that the first five years of a child’s life are ...read more

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How the Brain Waves™ Curriculum stimulates language development
At Kids ‘R’ Kids Learning Academies, we offer our unique and successful Brain Waves™ Curriculum. Did you know the first five years of your child’s life is a crucial time, during which his or her brain is developing and ...read more

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Why staff/child ratios matter in child care
When it is time to place your child in child care, one of the things you should look for while selecting a program is the ratioof staff members to children. This is important for a variety of reasons. A classroom with many children needs many ...read more

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What does your child learn in preschool?
When your child is ready to attend preschool, you want the best education possible in a fun, educational, nurturing and interactive environment. Choosing the right preschool for your child is a critical decision and, at Kids ‘R’ Kids ...read more

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Healthy nutrition and early childhood development
What does healthy nutrition have to do with early childhood development? According to the Mayo Clinic, healthy nutrition is essential for brain growth, muscle development and much more. Here are their guidelines for what constitutes healthy ...read more

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Kindergarten: Your child’s introduction to the real world
Kindergarten is a wonderful and exciting time for children, and participating Kids ‘R’ Kids Learning Academies have a full-day kindergarten program which provides an advanced educational foundation for future success. Selecting a ...read more

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How to keep your preschooler safe from winter chills
Now that the fall and winter seasons are upon us and your child is ready to go to school or a Learning Academy, it is time to think about how to protect your child from the cold weather and its elements. The most important thing is to ensure that ...read more

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How the Brain Waves™ curriculum stimulates academic potential
The exclusive Brain Waves™ curriculum at Kids ‘R’ Kids Learning Academies is truly one-of-a-kind and is designed to maximize your child’s learning potential through a variety of age-appropriate activities and ...read more

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Six back to school tips for parents of preschoolers
If your child is getting ready to start preschool, we have compiled a list of six back-to-school tips to help make this exciting time a bit easier. It is natural for parents to feel apprehensive or nervous when their children start preschool, ...read more

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Teaching Strategies GOLD® – our new assessment tool for preschoolers
Kids ‘R’ Kids Learning Academies has recently decided to implement a new assessment tool for preschoolers called Teaching Strategies GOLD®. The alignment of this tool with our exclusive AdvancED™ accredited program is ...read more

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What child care centers are doing to keep your child safe
Your child’s safety while he is at school is one of your highest concerns. Security is a major consideration when choosing a child care center. At Kids ‘R’ Kids Learning Academies,we take security very seriously and we do ...read more

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Back to school tips: How to manage your child’s transition from preschool to kindergarten
If your child is starting kindergarten this year, you may be wondering what the new year will entail. At Kids ‘R’ Kids Learning Academies, we want to help you make the transition as easy as possible, so we have compiled a list ...read more

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How Sports And Physical Activities Can Help Socialize Your Preschooler
If you are considering enrolling your preschool child in a sport or allowing your child to participate in a physical activity, consider the fact that sports are an excellent way to socialize children, while allowing them to explore many ...read more

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The Brain Waves™ Curriculum and emotional development
Our exclusive Brain Waves™ curriculum is designed to maximize each child’s learning potential while laying the foundation for healthy emotional development.  At Kids ‘R’ Kids Learning Academies, we ...read more

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Five benefits that your child receives from a leading preschool education
Choosing a preschool for a child is a decision every parent takes seriously. Children around preschool age are at a critical point in their development: socially, emotionally,  intellectually and also physically. Therefore, you want them to ...read more

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Kids ‘R’ Kids Learning Academies launches in China
Kids ‘R’ Kids Learning Academies announces that its China Headquarters will be opening mid-July, 2014. The innovative Learning Academy has been planning, researching and preparing to open Learning Academies in China for the past ...read more

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How to tell if your child is ready for preschool
Are you considering enrolling your child in preschool but are not sure if she is ready? We have compiled a few tips that should help you understand if it is the right time or not. We know the decision to enroll your child in preschool is an ...read more

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Brain Waves™ Curriculum: How the right stimulation will help your child achieve future educational success
At each Kids ‘R’ Kids Learning Academy, we enhance our nationally accredited program with our accredited Brain Waves™ Curriculum. Our full-time Education Department at Kids ‘R’ Kids Corporate Headquarters ...read more

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What is the Brain Waves™ curriculum?
At Kids 'R' Kids, we offer our exclusive Brain Waves™ curriculum. During your child’s formative years, every part of her brain should be stimulated to better prepare her for the future. The Brain Waves™ curriculum ...read more

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What is accreditation and what does it mean for your child?
Typically day care centers do not provide formal education and do not have accredited educational standards. Why would it be important for a parent to consider an accredited facility? A preschool that is fully accredited will provide the highest ...read more

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Can preschool affect your child’s ability to socialize in later years?
Preschool is fundamental for helping young children adapt to schooling outside of the home. This is a transition stage between home and elementary school and is where young children learn to socialize with unfamiliar peers and adults. Therefore, ...read more

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Why kindergarten attendance is an important part of your child’s formative years
The role that kindergarten can play in your child’s early life is a positive and beneficial one. The time your child spends in kindergarten will be, for the most part, the first time he will have daily interaction with his peers, and learn ...read more

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Nutrition and learning at your child’s preschool:
A good diet is particularly important for preschool-aged children, as early food experiences will have a lasting impact on eating habits and patterns. Young children especially need energy in the form of calories, as well as nutrients such as ...read more

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How kindergarten impacts early childhood development
Kindergarten has become an important milestone in a child’s education and early childhood development. There are many advantages that kindergartenoffers your child. These include teaching your child the basics of all the core subjects that ...read more

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Five signs of a great preschool center
At Kids ‘R’ Kids Learning Academies, we know that choosing a preschool centerfor your child is a very important decision. Naturally, you want the very best for your child and in order to make the decision a bit easier for you, we have ...read more

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How parents can supplement the Brain Waves curriculum at home
At Kids ‘R’ Kids Learning Academies our nationally recognized Brain Waves curriculum offers age appropriate education to students from pre-kindergarten through 12 years of age. Our experienced staff work hard to provide ...read more

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At what age should your child start kindergarten?
School districts across the country vary in their age requirements for children entering kindergarten. Most school districts advise that children start kindergarten in the first autumn after turning age five, however, keep in mind that age alone ...read more

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How to introduce your kindergartner to his or her first summer camp
Getting your kindergartner ready for a first summer camp experience can be fun and exciting. Your child is about to embark on a new journey that can help them build communication skills, self-confidence, a love for nature, and perhaps friendships ...read more

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Is attending summer camp a good idea for preschoolers and kindergartners
Many parents of preschool and kindergarten age children wonder if their children are too young to attend a summer camp. Perhaps the children would benefit more if they were older? For many parents of young children, sending such a young child ...read more

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A Child's Imagination Turns Into a Business Success
Madison Nicole owns her own business called Fish Flops.  It all started with her imagination and some crayons and some guidance with her dad, and she has taken her ideas and turned them into a retail business for beach wear and now ...read more

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Early childhood development milestones that the Brain Waves™ Curriculum support
There is absolutely no doubt that you want the best for your child, especially when it comes to healthy development and education. Many parents look for schools and day care facilities that have something different to offer children where ...read more

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What your child learns at summer camp that they don’t learn in kindergarten
Every parent wishes their child to experience the best childhood possible and this involves offering the finest developmental opportunities available. Most parents have their child’s best interests at heart and typically start education and ...read more

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Why professional childcare is an investment in your child’s future
Every parent wants the best for their child and often this desire impacts the way a parent evaluates every service, activity and product aimed for their child’s development. Keeping your child safe, healthy and educated in a friendly ...read more

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How to introduce your preschooler to sports and physical activities
Being a parent can be tough. You are expected to provide the very best for your child and ensure they are developing at a good pace, and it can all become a little overwhelming. Everyone needs a little help along the way and if you are struggling ...read more

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Childhood Development: Balance Social Skills and Academic Potential with the Brain Waves™ Curriculum
A lot of emphasis has been placed on early childcare in recent years, as more studies reveal that a child's brain development occurs at an optimal rate during the first five years.  The revolutionary new Brain Waves™ ...read more

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Is My Childcare Center Making My Child Sick?
There is nothing worse for a parent than when their child gets sick.  All kids will get sick at some stage and parents need to be prepared for the high fevers and sleepless nights, and to give the tiny bodies extra love and care during such ...read more

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Childcare is Where Education and Love Come Together to Best Meet the Needs of Your Child
Childcare is where education and love come together and there is a very delicate balance between these two elements that determines the successful rearing of a child.  All children have the same basic need for much love and attention and, at ...read more

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Brain Waves™ Curriculum: Safely stimulating early childhood development
At Kids ‘R’ Kids Learning Academies we are passionate about our industry and about providing your child with an exclusive early education. Our full-time Education Department at the Kids ‘R’ Kids Corporate Headquarters ...read more

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How nature can help nurture your preschool child
Nature is an unending source of knowledge and excitement that can never be exhausted; helping nurture your preschool child can impact their early childhood development in an exceptionally positive way. Here are a few ways that nature can ...read more

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Why preschool matters for childhood development
Preschool plays an immensely important role in your child’s early development, since this is an important stage of life for your child’s intellectual, physical, social and emotional development. During this time, the growth of ...read more

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Educational online resources for preschoolers: websites, activities and games.
If you are looking for online activities and games that are both stimulating and entertaining for your preschool-aged child, Brain Waves Curriculum providers,Kids ‘R’ Kids Learning Academies have a comprehensive list of resources ...read more

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Brain Waves curriculum from Kids ‘R’ Kids Learning Academies: Ideal for preschool and kindergarten
The preschool and kindergarten years are crucial times for all children; these are the years in which each child’s brain is developing and their brain cells are forming connections for learning and future success in life. At Kids ...read more

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Invest in your child’s early education with Brain Waves Curriculum
As a parent, you only want the best for your child. Early education plays a critical and important role in your child’s development which is why you need to learn more about the Brain Waves curriculum. This curriculum has been ...read more

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How Brain Waves kindergarten curriculum boosts your child’s brain development
Recent advancements in brain research have proven that children are born with billions of neurons. The Brain Waves curriculum focuses on strengthening and wiring these neurons to provide your child with the best early education ...read more

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Give your child the edge with the Brain Waves curriculum
The first five years of your child’s life are a critical time for brain development. This is the time that their brain cells are forming connections for learning and future success in school. The Brain Waves curriculum focuses on ...read more

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Preschool is the best stepping-stone to kindergarten: Here’s why
Preschool is not only the best, but is also the most necessary stepping-stone to kindergarten or elementary school. The benefits cannot be underestimated - and if you skip this vital phase in your child’s development, chances are good ...read more

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When is your child ready for preschool?
A question that a lot of parents are asking themselves is: When is my child ready for preschool? This is, of course, a valid and important question, as all questions are that concern your child’s development.  Theoretically, your ...read more

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Preschool and the four phases of early childhood development
Preschool is just one of the four phases vital to your child’s development. The phase that follows this is the school phase.  The two phases preceding preschool (which are arguably the most important but often get overlooked) are ...read more

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How to prepare your child for preschool
If you want to know how to best prepare your child for preschool, you have to understand how the human mind works. Parents often make the mistake of thinking that a child’s brain can only really start absorbing useful skills and information ...read more

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5 tips on how to choose the right infant childcare center
When choosing an infant childcare center for your child, you need to know exactly what you want and what to look for. You undoubtedly want your child to be in the best hands possible and you want them to feel safe and secure in an environment ...read more

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The advantages of professional infant childcare
If you’ve been thinking about enrolling your child in infant childcare, we are here to encourage you that it’s the best decision for both you and your infant. At Kids ‘R’ Kids Learning Academies, we have a ...read more

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How does a baby childcare center work? Childcare professionals answer your questions!
At our baby childcare center, we have professionals who are available to answer any questions you might have. Selecting a childcare center for your baby is a hugely important decision that undoubtedly takes a lot of time and consideration - and ...read more

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Infant childcare: The perfect fit for you and your baby
Choosing an infant childcare program is a big decision; it’s one that undoubtedly takes time and careful consideration. When children are at the infant stage, learning occurs rapidly and requires proper stimulation, which is why we’ve ...read more

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Picking the right after school program: What you need to know
Are you searching for the right after school program for your child? Come visit Kids ‘R’ Kids Learning Academies and see how our after school programs offer fun and exciting activities while encouraging children to learn, interact and ...read more

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What activities should you expect at an after school program?
The after school programs at Kids ‘R’ Kids Learning Academies are packed full of fun, creative, interactive activities designed to help school-aged children grow, learn and explore in a safe and secure environment. We guarantee there ...read more

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After school programs provide opportunities to learn, grow and make friends
Our after school programs offer school-aged children a great break from their school day. We’re excited to provide children with a place to relax and make new friends while taking advantage of opportunities to explore grow and learn in a ...read more

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Is an after school program the right choice for you and your child?
If you’re considering enrolling your child in an after school program but aren’t sure if it’s the right choice, consider the excellent programs available from Kids ‘R’ Kids Learning Academies. We believe that ...read more

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Give your child the best start in life with the Brain Waves curriculum from Kids ‘R’ Kids!
As a parent, you know how important early learning is for your child and that’s why you need to know about the Brain Waves curriculum. This innovative program is specifically designed to safely enhance your child’s learning experience ...read more

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The exclusive Brain Waves curriculum from Kids ‘R’ Kids Learning Academies
The Brain Waves curriculum from Kids ‘R’ Kids Learning Academies is an exclusive curriculum that focuses on the first five years of your child’s life and the critical developmental stage his/her brain is going through. We want ...read more

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Special preschool activities get your child off to a great start in life!
At Kids ‘R’ Kids Learning Academies, we have special preschool activities that are designed to encourage your child to learn, explore and grow. Children of preschool age require a stimulating learning environment as it helps them to ...read more

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The exclusive Brain Waves Curriculum is available at Kids ’R’ Kids Academies
Did you know that Kids ’R’ Kids has implemented the exclusive Brain Waves Curriculumat their learning academies? As a parent, you know how critical the first five years of your child’s life is. During these years, your ...read more

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Safety first! How to find a child care center you can trust
Picking a child care center is difficult for many reasons, but mostly because we worry about the safety of our children when they are out of our sight and in the hands of others. We want to be completely confident in the knowledge that our child ...read more

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Child care center websites: what information to look for
More and more businesses are advertising themselves on the Internet, and this includes child care centers. As a parent searching for reputable childcare facilities in your area, the Internet is a useful tool for finding and checking out these ...read more

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5 things you need to check before choosing a child care center
Many new parents simply have no idea where to start when they’re looking for a child care center. They want somewhere that is within their budget, but their priority is always, of course, the safety and happiness of their new baby. Looking ...read more

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Education and fun for kids! Summer camps and school holiday programs from Kids ‘R’ Kids
Are you stumped for activities for the school holidays for your kids? Tired of hearing “I’m bored” for weeks on end? Kids ‘R’ Kids has the solution! Not only do they offer summer camps that will entertain even the ...read more

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Preschool: where fun, friends and games meet great education!
At Kids ‘R’ Kids we understand that preschoolers learn through playing and that’s why Kids ‘R’ Kids Preschools are using a unique FAST TRACK CURRICULUM™. With our driven, play-based program we guarantee ...read more

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What facilities should a preschool have?
As parents, we understand the importance of enrolling our child in a good preschool. We get that great preschool facilities are important to our child’s development, but what exactly are these facilities, and why does having access to them ...read more

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Kids ‘R’ Kids is an AdvancED accredited child care, preschool and school
Are you looking for reputable child care? As a parent, you know how important your child’s first few years of education are. It’s at this stage that your child starts developing cognitive skills, personality growth, mental math ...read more

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Advantages of early education at kindergarten level
Childhood experts agree that attaining a quality early education can help prepare children for kindergarten and the following years of formal education. “There is increasing evidence that children gain a lot from going to ...read more

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new mom:making the best choice for infant or toddler care
  New Mom: Making the best choice for infant or toddler care   When it is time to go back to work after having your baby or even when your infant has become a toddler, entrusting the care of your child to someone ...read more

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what every mom needs to know to help her child grow and thrive in daycare and early learning environments
  What every Mom needs to know to help her child grow and thrive in daycare and early learning environments.   During infancy and early childhood, your child develops from a vulnerable newborn into a walking, talking ...read more

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smarter children and brain development
  Smarter children do not just happen. Child brain development begins with understanding what is going on inside your child's brain. This is why stimulation and activity are so important at home and at day care during the early ...read more

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preschool that offers advanced accredited program
  Set the pace in your child’s life with a preschool that offers an AdvancED™ accredited program. Making the right choice early in your child’s schooling career can provide a launch pad to further success. By ...read more

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