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2017 Child Care News Stories

Here are some of the top child care  news and research stories from the past year of 2017 Pre-K Program Can Boost Kids’ Self-Regulation Skills Multicultural awareness boosts teaching competency  Babies May Recognize Related Words Brain waves reflect different types … Continue reading

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Free Trial Online Class

Free trial online class Gather ‘Round for Circle Time-1 clock hour This is a class that will help providers improve their curriculum. You will learn how to plan for a developmentally appropriate circle time that has value and interest for … Continue reading

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Child Care Lounge Membership Club

Announcing the Child Care Lounge Elite Membership Club! We will continue to have oodles of free resources and ideas on our website. This is a benefit for those who want even more! Plus the convenience of having it all in … Continue reading

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Grants for Childhood Education

Grants for Early Childhood Education Starting a child care program can be a lot of work, and funding is often a source of stress among business owners and directors. Luckily the U.S. government distributes money through grants each year to … Continue reading

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Gift Ideas for Child Care Providers

Gift Ideas for Child Care Providers With the holidays quickly approaching, now is the time to consider what to buy for the child care provider in your life. Whether you are a parent or a child care director you will … Continue reading

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Choosing a Child Care Curriculum

Before you purchase a curriculum to use in your child care or preschool program, take the time to carefully evaluate what is being offered. There are many pre-packaged curriculums out there, but they are not equal. Here are a few … Continue reading

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Resolutions for Child Care Providers

The new year is as good a time as any to resolve to make changes and to plot a course for the future. Making New Year’s Resolutions can be a great way to set goals and assess your progress. Improve … Continue reading

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What Makes Online Child Care Lounge Classes Special?

Finally! You can participate in child care training when you need it, without leaving the comfort of your own home. Forget expensive conference fees, babysitting arrangements and traffic jams. Now there are quality online child care trainings for your convenience. … Continue reading

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Don’t Throw Those Paper Towel Tubes Away!

by Wanda Huntley As a teacher of young children, I try my best to be frugal and creative with all materials.  Here are some ideas on how to use those tubes: spyglass binoculars telescope magic wand cocoon/chrysalis kaleidoscope musical instrument … Continue reading

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Don’t Miss Out

Child Care Lounge offers a FREE email newsletter.  Keep up with all the additions to the website and the latest news in the world of child care. Sometimes we promote discounts and offers that are not available anywhere else. Don’t … Continue reading

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