From the “Ready to Learn” Series
Preparing young children to start school can bring about questions and concerns for every parent, particularly for parents of babies, toddlers and preschoolers.
The Ounce of Prevention Fund has written a series of articles to help parents, families and teachers ensure that children are excited and ready for a quality child care program, preschool or kindergarten.
This series draws upon the knowledge of the many early childhood experts at the Ounce and Educare Chicago, who collectively have decades of experience teaching young children and training early childhood professionals.
Some advice from Ounce of Prevention Fund and Educare Chicago experts on how you can prepare your infant or toddler for her new environment