One winner was selected at random for the Officer Dan’s Book Giveaway. The lucky WINNER is….Becky B! CONGRATULATIONS! Thank you to all who entered and to Officer Dan for the wonderful donation!
July’s guest speaker is Officer Dan- our very first police officer! Dan Anselment is a licensed police officer and a forensic crime scene investigator. Not only that, he’s also a children’s book author.
“After the deaths of three babies in a little more than a year, Dakota County is preparing a wake-up campaign to motivate home child-care providers to put infants down to sleep on their backs.” -Star Tribune
About Jeff: Jeff A. Johnson has twenty years of child care experience with children of all ages in a variety of programs. He operates a family child care program and presents keynote speeches and trainings at conferences both
August’s guest speaker is an expert in family child care. He’s a leading trainer, author, and advocate on business issues for family child care providers. He’s also a licensed attorney and has presented
These family child care summer activity favorites come directly from a local provider. Perhaps there are a couple of ideas listed below that you could try out with the children in your life. 1) We live near a wooded trail/pond
These family child care summer activity favorites come directly from a local provider. Perhaps there are a couple of ideas listed below that you could try out with the children in your life. 1. Washing outside toys. I put
Via MyFox9.com News… HTML1 What are providers saying about this? Hear from one local provider below.
We have a new section on the blog: Ask-a-Provider. This unique section is interactive! Ask-a-Provider will enable blog visitors to ask questions to early childhood providers/teachers. These questions may be in regards to
This week’s local professional is Karen Bradley. The question is “When the economy was good, I had no problem finding clients via word-of-mouth. But since the downturn, it’s been tough. I’m interested in finding out
This week’s local professional is Pat Gentz. Her question is related to working with multi-age children. Click on her name to listen. (It may take a minute to load) Feel free to share this message with anyone that you feel
This week’s local professional is Dady Pigeon. Her question deals with tuition and fees. Click on her name to listen. You’ll want to have your speakers up. Depending on your system, you may need to also click the play
Like I mentioned in a previous post, I’m going to begin a new category on certain Fridays called Ask a Provider. Questions will be posed by students/blog visitors and professionals in the field will respond to them. To
I’m excited to announce that I’ll be adding a new blog category soon- Ask a Provider. We’ll begin with Family Child Care Fridays. How does it work? Blog visitors will comment under this post with questions that