Summer Programs for Chicago Kids

Summer Program Fair

Hey there! We’re super excited to announce another event where you’ll be able to meet our team and learn about our Preschool Parents Mastermind which will give parents the tools and expertise they need to plot their child’s academic future.

This event is FREE of course and we are looking forward to all the meeting all the amazing families wanting to change the course of their child’s future through molding an educational plan to fit their needs. Continue reading “Summer Programs for Chicago Kids”

How do you choose the right preschool?

5 Tips: Find the best preschool for your child

How to choose the right preschool for your child

Enrolling your child in preschool can be a major transition. Trusting a stranger with their education and well-being, can be intimidating. Even worse, parents have so many options and face pressure to find the perfect fit.

It’s hard, but you don’t have to worry. With the right approach, you will find the best possible place for your child to learn and grow. There are some simple things you can do to cut down on the stress and make the process easier.

Tip #1: Start your preschool search early

You want time to evaluate all your options, and you don’t want to feel rushed into making a hasty decision. Continue reading “How do you choose the right preschool?”

How Do Parent-Teacher Conferences Work?

Productive Parent-Teacher Conferences: A Primer

Parent-teacher conferences may seem intimidating, but they don’t have to be. After all, you and your child’s teacher share the common goal of helping your child succeed. Each conference is a new opportunity to develop an action plan for your child’s success.
There are a few things you can do to ensure that both you and the teacher get the most out of the conference.

Do Your Homework

The best way to be a part of your child’s success is by becoming familiar with what he or she is learning. Play an active role in their education by staying on top of their grades. Continue reading “How Do Parent-Teacher Conferences Work?”

5 Misconceptions Preschool Parents Make About Academic Assessments

As a parent, you want to help your child succeed. We know exactly how you feel: we’re parents, too. Thinking ahead to Kindergarten there can be a lot of pressure to ensure your child is properly prepared.

Let us help you with our academic assessments, which are designed to take the chance out of education. We will show you the exact areas where you can best help your child. No more running around for resources. No more stressing over whether you’re teaching the “right” concept. Continue reading “5 Misconceptions Preschool Parents Make About Academic Assessments”

Innovative Preschool Learning Tools from The Critical Thinking Child

The Critical Thinking Child Parent Mastermind

There are so many amazing innovations happening in the education sector. We are creating learning tools in order to build a solid foundation for scholastic success. This new partnership with aid delivering quality educational resources to children aged 3-6. We couldn’t be more excited. Also don’t forget to come to our Parents of Preschoolers Parent Mastermind that will be taking place at the Oakbrook Center, Microsoft store. That’s not until May, but we’ll be posting all of our upcoming workshops, lectures, and readings so stay tuned! Take a look and see how you can incorporate this amazing tool into your child’s education.

 

Parents of Preschoolers Mastermind

Make an early investment in your child’s academic future!

Join us for a Mini Parent Mastermind Event designed to help the most time-pressed, decision fatigue, parents promote their child’s school success and become more effective in teaching fun “thinking skills” during time already spend together at home.

This is an adult-only event open to parents and guardians of preschool and kindergarten children ages 3 to 5 years old.

We have simply solutions for busy parents!!! Continue reading “Parents of Preschoolers Mastermind”

Tips in Teaching How to Nurture Critical Thinking Skills at Home

 Critical thinking is now a catchphrase in learning. It applies even to preschoolers. Before, education was limited to conveying information. However, there has been a move recently toward mentoring critical thinking. This is the ability that promotes thinking further than learning and remembering. Critical thinking is more of reason and analysis. In other words, it is more of learning how to think.

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How Kids Can Reach Their Full Potential Using Critical Thinking

“Are you smarter than a 5th grader?” This program is very popular because some believe that modern educational systems have been dumbed-down to create robotic, mindless automatons. Kids can only reach their full potential using critical thinking.

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Easy Strategies for Parents to Engage their Child During a Teacher’s Strike

There is no reason that the education of your child has to stop just because there is a teacher’s strike. Enrichment can occur from homeschooling tutoring – all that you need is the material from a teaching professional to guide you. This guide will be available in May 2016 as a parent handbook on the educational activities parents can perform with their own children at any point in time.

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