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Importance of Developmental Screenings

Developmental screenings help identify any delays in your child’s social and emotional development or growth. These screenings help you get connected earlier to needed supports in your child’s life. The developmental screenings also help identify needed supports to prevent a child from falling behind because of a developmental delay and help them achieve age-appropriate milestones. If you are not sure where developmental screenings are offered, contact your local early learning coalition to learn more about … Read more

Teaching Children about Emotions: Resources & Tips

Teaching Your Child to: Identify and Express Emotions Teaching Emotions: Activity Ideas for Families Cómo enseñar a su hijo a: identificary expresar los Enseñando emociones: ideas de actividades para compartir con las familias Teaching Your Child About Feelings (from birth – age 2) Cómo enseñar a su hijo acerca de los sentimientos entre el nacimiento y los 2 años de edad How to Help Your Child Understand and Label Emotions Cómo ayudar a su niño … Read more

Resources for Teaching Children Social-Emotional Skills

Teaching children how to regulate their emotions is integral to their development. Check out these resources for ways to teach those skills during your everyday interactions.   Holidays: Strategies for Success Teaching Your Child to Identify and Express Emotions Helping Children Understand Emotions When Wearing Masks Teaching Emotions: Activity Ideas to Share With Families Ensenando emociones: ideas de actividades para compartir con las familias Using Positive Words: Examples for Telling Children What to Do Instead … Read more

Dental Care Tips for Children

When was the last time your child visited the dentist? Are they brushing their own teeth yet? Check out this flyer for tips on teaching your child about taking care of their teeth!