Technology in early childhood education; does limiting screen time limit learning?

As a nanny and future educator of young children, I have been involved in many conversations about screen time. When to start, how much is too much, the detrimental affects of letting your child spend too much time watching toy unboxing videos on YouTube.  As a college student, however, I have also been involved in […]

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book review: sewing the rainbow

Written by Gayle E Pitman + Illustrated by Holly Clifton-Brown Tackles: Gilbert Baker and the creation of the pride flag  Age Range: 4-8 years Genre: Picture Book  This book tells the story of Gilbert Baker, the man who created the pride flag. It tells about his childhood, his trouble fitting in and feeling accepted by […]

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book review: Bugs In my hair!

By David Shannon Tackles: Head Lice. Yuck.  Age Range: 4-8 years  Genre: Picture Book This book is the story of a little boy who comes home from school one day to deliver his mother the worst possible news – he had BUGS in his HAIR! It discusses the ways lice are passed around, DIY cures, […]

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