Dancing is a fun way to engage your family in a healthy dose of groovy exercise! And while the physical activity of dance is an appealing alternative to traditional exercise, there are many other developmental attributes including mental, social, creative, and language benefits! If you are wondering when your child will start marching to the…Read Post
What would you do if you walked into a room only to find a pile of your little one’s beautiful locks in a clump on the floor and your toddler standing over them with scissors, having just given herself a fresh clipping? “I’d cry,” said Kiddie Academy’s Director of Marketing…Read Post
Did you know that September 14, 2014 marks the 200th anniversary of the writing of “The Star-Spangled Banner,” our National Anthem? This Bicentennial year provides a unique opportunity to raise awareness and connect with two of our greatest symbols of freedom and democracy – the flag and the anthem. On…Read Post
Sensory play is a simple but important concept for teaching children about the world. We all had our first experience tasting a sour lemon, or holding a cold ice cube. These are examples of sensory play – using the five senses to investigate your surroundings. Here are five reasons to…Read Post
Whether you've always been a rule-follower, or like to live on the wild side, being a responsible person is something of value. In order to teach our kids what’s right, we need to be their first and best role model. Being a responsible person means that people can rely on…Read Post
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