Latest Early childhood education Stories

2012-09-09 23:02:03

Kids Activities Blog has identified a long list of free educational apps for kids making mobile learning easy and free. Parents can now find which app is best for their child. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) September 09, 2012 This list compiled by Kids Activities Blog identifies free educational apps for kids that parents can download for their children's entertainment learning. The best apps for kids are the ones that can keep them engaged and learning. Now more than ever parents are handing over...

2012-08-30 23:02:33

Learning Gems, a sister company of Blue Fire Media, is ready for a new school year with a set of new educational apps for kids. Portage, MI (PRWEB) August 29, 2012 Learning Gems is quickly making a name for themselves in the world of educational apps for kids. In the past year Learning Gems has created 11 educational apps for children, with many more to come soon. Educational apps have been on the rise lately with parents realizing they can help their children learn in all different types...

2012-08-21 22:18:11

Young children in lower-income families who live in high-cost areas don't do as well academically as their counterparts in low-cost areas, according to a new study. The study, by researchers at Child Trends and the University of California (UCLA), appears in the journal Child Development. "Among families with incomes below 300 percent of the federal poverty threshold–that's below $66,339 for a family of four–living in a region with a higher cost of living was related to...

2012-08-09 23:00:21

Family Entertainment Complex Continues to Grow and Offer New Services and Programs for the Local Community. Stockholm, NJ (PRWEB) August 09, 2012 Skylands Ice World, a 79,000 sq. foot ice skating and entertainment facility located in Stockholm, NJ, today announced it will open a day care and after-school center this fall offering dependable, high-quality childcare services to Pre-schoolers ages 2 ½ to Kindergarten as well as after-school care to school-age children, Kindergarten...

2012-07-30 23:01:42

Pyxwise Software today is pleased to announce that Simplex Spelling Phonics 2 has been featured as “What´s Hot” by Apple on the US App Store. In celebration, Pyxwise is having a Summer Sale on their award winning literacy apps. Edmonton, Alberta (PRWEB) July 30, 2012 On August 3rd, 2012, Pyxwise Software will be reducing the price of Simplex Spelling Phonics 1 to $0.99 a reduction of 80%, and Simplex Spelling Phonics 2 will be available for only $2.99. Many individuals...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.