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2013-05-22 23:01:36

Museum aims to ignite and advance creative thinking in children. Hosts inaugural graduation for first preschool in a California museum. Sausalito, CA (PRWEB) May 22, 2013 On May 29, the Bay Area Discovery Museum will make history and graduate its first preschool class of creative thinkers, 18 spirited 4-5 year olds. This past fall, the museum became the first in California, and only one of sixteen nationally, to open a licensed preschool on its expansive 7.5 acre grounds overlooking the...

2013-05-09 23:44:33

Exploring the latest advancements in medical technology and childcare. Inman, SC (PRWEB) May 08, 2013 Read It Once Again, known for their preschool literary curriculum, announced today that they will be featured in an upcoming episode of Health Heroes. In this episode of Health Heroes, viewers will learn about Read It Once Again's literary preschool curriculum units which uniquely use rhyme, rhythm and repetition as the approach to teaching foundational skills to young children, making...

2013-03-28 23:02:06

Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder, Sensory Integration Dysfunction, and a variety of other developmental disabilities are making tremendous gains with the use of the right technology at Abilities First Preschool in the Hudson Valley region of New York State. Wappingers Falls, New York (PRWEB) March 28, 2013 When Abilities First opened its Little Red Schoolhouse back in 1962, little did anyone know that education would one day be transformed by technology, particularly for children with...

2013-03-12 23:04:18

Educational Playcare, a provider of high quality childcare, preschool, and school-age programs with five Connecticut locations, recently introduced a Health & Wellness initiative. Hartford, Connecticut (PRWEB) March 12, 2013 Health involves more than nutrition, and especially as the hazards of certain chemicals are coming to light, creating an all-around safe environment extends from proper eating choices to better furniture, toys, and cleaning products. Educational Playcare´s new...

2013-02-21 23:01:07

Fantastically messy pasta art ideas and many more colorful preschool art activities have been released on Kids Activities Blog this month. These ideas mix art with math and make for fun filled times that sneak in learning at the same time. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) February 21, 2013 Pasta art is a preschool art tradition. To have fun with pasta art at home is simple. Materials needed are trays of paint, sturdy paper, cardboard, or Bristol board, and a variety of cooked pasta. Instructions...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'