Child Care Resources to Help You Make the Right Choice For Your Child
At Children’s Academy of Northlake, we believe having access to the right information can truly help parents enjoy and increase their child’s education. We are proud to offer our parents and caregivers a unique and beneficial child care resource area, with wonderful tips and ideas for your family!
The following links help you understand our deep commitment to your child’s early education.
We are very proud of our NAEYC accreditation, as only 8% of childcare centers have earned this distinction. Learn more about why we worked so hard to achieve this accreditation by checking out their guidelines and more.
The NAEYC For Families link has great tips and helpful information on Early Learning & Child Development. We encourage you to check this out!
Our school appears as a newly accredited program in Georgia on page 9 of the Georgia Association on Young Children Newsletter.
The DeKalb Neighbor News had a nice write up describing some of the requirements we achieved in pursuit of our NAEYC accreditation.
Being a parent can be a joy…and can also leave you wishing for a how-to manual! If you are looking for wise parenting advice, helpful tips on childcare, and other frequently asked for information, please check out our wonderful variety of links and articles. We’ve included several informative, thought provoking, and well researched articles we believe can help you find a solution or provide inspiration.
Please click on the links below you want to learn more about.
Balancing Work and Family
Being Present as a Parent
How to Help Your Child Understand and Label Emotions
CDC Resources Page
Cradling Literacy Ready2Read
Center of Social and Emotional Learning What I am Like
Dept. of Health Stages and Developmental Guidelines Packet
Early Learning Guidelines for Infants and Toddlers
Executive Function and Early Brain Development – Harvard
Family Fun and Fitness
Fred Rogers Institute – Children and Media
Giving Your Best at Work and at Home
Help Your Child Become a Great Problem Solver
How Art Impacts Learning
Importance of SEL in Early Childhood Development
Kindergarten Readiness – NIEER
Kindergarten Transition and Readiness-NAEYC
Make the Most of Playtime
Measuring Behavior at Home PP
NIEER Preschool Policy Brief – Literacy
SIDS Safe for Sleep Website
Supporting Lang Development at Home
Teach me What to Do PP
Teach Your Child About Feelings
Teach Your Child About Requests
Teach Your Child About Routines
Teaching Children to Identify Manage Emotions
The Parent-Teacher Conference
Time Management Tips for Parents
Transition to K – Harvard Family Research Project Brief
Value of Play Article – Scientific American 11-11