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How to Know When Your Child is School-Ready

How to Know When Your Child is School-Ready

Making the transition to school is a significant step in any child’s life. Though all children must start school eventually, how does a parent make sure their child is ready? Part of determining whether a child is ready to start school is assessing their “school...
How to Promote Positive Mental Health in Children

How to Promote Positive Mental Health in Children

Though we may wish it were otherwise, children are not immune to mental health issues. They may not develop or be diagnosed with a condition until they are older, but signs may appear early on in their lives. Parents and educators alike should strive to support their...
4 Common Child Development Myths

4 Common Child Development Myths

When it comes to child development, it’s nearly impossible to know everything. What’s worse is that there are a number of myths that perpetuate parenting guides and cultural assumptions. Familiarizing yourself with the myths that relate to child development can help...
The Role of Creativity in Child Development

The Role of Creativity in Child Development

Some schools have begun to cut arts programs. This is due to a lack of understanding about the importance that art has on the development of a child. While core subjects like math and history are important, there are benefits that art provides for a young...
Selective Mutism in Children

Selective Mutism in Children

The development of social skills is regarded as an essential component of growth and adaptation. However, there are some cases in which children are rendered incapable of performing usual speech functions because of a mental barrier. Selective mutism can prove...