May 7, 2021
Trust your mommy gut. No one knows your child better than you. Follow your instincts when it comes to his health and well-being. If you think something’s wrong, chances are you’re right.
May 14, 2021
Just say “No.” Resist the urge to take on extra obligations at the office or become the Volunteer Queen at your child’s school. You will never, ever regret spending more time with your children.
May 21, 2021
Don’t accept disrespect from your child. Never allow her to be rude or say hurtful things to you or anyone else. If she does, tell her firmly that you will not tolerate any form of disrespect.
May 28, 2021
Pass along your plan. Mobilize the other caregivers in your child’s life — your spouse, grandparents, daycare worker, babysitter — to help reinforce the values and the behavior you want to instill. This includes everything from saying thank you and being kind to not whining.
Links for More Information on Early Learning and Other Programs
Here are some additional websites to find information on early learning and other educational and development programs. We hope these can help you gain knowledge on various parenting subjects, the importance of early learning, developmental milestones and educational tools. Click on the links to open the websites in a new tab.
The Child Development Centre has many different programs that support early learning, visit their site to learn more. Also check out their project ideas for fun activities.
Community Bridge has great programs for early learners such as their Mother Goose program, and Daddy and me program.
Fort St. John Literacy Society promotes literacy for everyone, visit the site to learn more about early childhood literacy.
Success By 6 offers additional resources and strategic planning booklets for early years.
S.U.C.C.E.S.S not only provides multicultural early learning support for families it also has a variety of helpful tools and programs for newcomers to Canada.
Early Learning Framework Course is a free course to learn more about the early learning
We hope these links help you discover ways to kick start early learning and connect to other resources in the community. Please be aware that due to COVID-19 many of these programs may be modified or on hold. Check out their individual sites for up to date information.
Northern BC Distance Education School – 10511 99th Ave Fort St John, BC V1J1V6
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