Author Archives: jadefloresca

Public School 2.X (Do You Want to Build a Vision?)

Dream for a moment about a new vision for schools. If we could wipe the slate clean and let students, parents, and teachers take the lead and share their voices… read more Advertisements

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An Endless Collection of Preschool Activities

A wealth of teaching and learning ideas for preschool teachers and parents. Activity plans are based on season, community, family, outdoors and much more. Books, rhymes, art projects and recipes are grouped by theme for easy planning.

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How to Keep Your Child Happy at Preschool

As fun as preschool is, it’s stressful for little ones to be away from Mom and Dad all day. Consider some ways to make the transition easier. 1. Let your child know what to expect.Find out about the school. Put … Continue reading

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Books Are Fuel for Hungry Minds

Young children’s minds are always hungry to learn. Feed their growing desire by reading a wide variety of engaging, educational books to your kids. Keep it fun by choosing classic and modern titles.

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Four Questions for New Teachers

Last week, I got to do something I believe is relatively extraordinary: participate, as speaker, at a Rally for Music Education at Michigan State University. It was a great event–free pizza and cookies… read more

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3 Ways to Make Your Preschooler’s Day

Parents and teachers of preschoolers want every day to be the best day possible. Try these three tried-and-true tips for making each day great. 1. Make sure your kiddo gets plenty of sleep. A tired preschooler is a cranky, grumpy … Continue reading

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