Physical Activity Directly Correlates with Academic Performance

It’s no secret Americans are increasingly leading a sedentary lifestyle. In an age of video games and the internet, children are much less inclined to play outside. This inactivity is having detrimental consequences, including higher rates of childhood obesity along with diminishing concentration and thinking skills. Whereas past generations may have gone outside to play… Read more »

Early Childhood Education Beneficial to Development

The benefits to enrolling your child in an early childhood education program are proven and enumerable. Studies show children enrolled in early childhood education achieve better GPAs in education of all levels are more likely to lead a successful life.   Early education encourages a lifetime thirst for knowledge that will stay with the child… Read more »

Teaching Mindfulness Techniques to Children

Currently, many people are seeking ways to become more calm and at peace in the present. Mindfulness is the answer to many of our questions, most of us just don’t realize it yet. Mindfulness is a clear mental state achieved only by focusing your awareness on the current, present moment. Acknowledging, accepting, and controlling your… Read more »

Introducing New Education Methods into Our Program

  Preparing children to adapt in our world starts at home and extends to include every other aspect of their life, especially in educational surroundings. A happy, well-rounded child is not only loved, but nurtured in a way that caters to their individual personalities so that they too, can shine in their own light.  … Read more »

Dealing with Preschool Separation Anxiety

Beginning preschool is an exciting time for your child, but it can also be quite frightening. The transition to this stage of their education is often a rocky one, consisting of good days and bad days. Ensuring your little one has an easy changeover to preschool can be abridged by putting forth a few simple… Read more »

Developmental Milestones for 4 and 5 Year Olds

During pre-kindergarten programs, there will be many developmental milestones for children. While each child is different and learns at his or her own pace, there are common achievements each child will reach. From the ages of 4 to 5, children tend to blossom in response to all the information they’ve been collecting. They’ll start to… Read more »

Is My Child Ready For Preschool?

When a child turns four, one question on their parent’s mind is “should I send my child to a preK program?” Four is a very impressionable age and we understand it can be difficult for parents to trust their child’s well-being in someone else’s hands. However, we are learning more and more how crucial preschool… Read more »

Tips For Choosing An Early Childhood Learning Program

One of the most crucial decisions the parents of a young child can make for their future is to enroll them into an age-appropriate child-learning program. The standards set forth for children to follow in school are the highest they’ve ever been. A pre-kindergarten program can set the foundation to maximize a child’s learning potential. The age… Read more »

Obama’s Plan for Early Childhood Education

“We have an obligation and a responsibility to be investing in our students and our schools. We must make sure that people who have the grades, the desire and the will, but not the money, can still get the best education possible.”  Barack Obama There’s a reason the children of today are learning harder and… Read more »

Benefits of Enrolling your Child in an Early Childhood Learning Center

Sending your child to an early learning center can be a difficult decision. While so many mothers and fathers would love to stay home and care for their child or children, in today’s economy, it is rare for that to be plausible and affordable option. At Children’s Enchanted Learning Center in Pasadena, we believe it’s… Read more »