What is preschool for?
April 19, 2016•41 min
Want to be a better parent? Of course you do! Start by remembering how difficult it is to be a kid. The Importance of Being Little author Erika Christakis reminds us that preschool’s a time to learn by playing, not by sitting in grownup meetings all day -- which is what seatwork amounts to. There’s often sensory overload in preschool classrooms, and kids need plenty of downtime to make up for it. If that downtime's outside? Even better!