5 Questions to Help Your Child Resolve Conflict the Right Way

5 Questions to Help Your Child Resolve Conflict the Right Way

As we begin a new school year, you will invariably start hearing the stories from your child: At lunch, Mary sat with Brittany instead of me. Brad pushed me at recess. We got in a fight, and we aren’t friends anymore. How do you equip your child to navigate major and minor conflicts at school […]

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Kids Get a Great Start at La Petite Academy®!

Kids Get a Great Start at La Petite Academy®!

What a great place to start. We offer nurturing care and creative learning experiences. At La Petite Academy®, your child will discover respect, collaboration, and the joy of learning. Our exclusive School Readiness Pathway charts each child’s unique course to elementary school and future academic success, with specialized curriculum and developmentally appropriate programs for infants […]

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Never Alone

You’re Never Alone, Mama

There you sit. With a crying baby and a grumpy toddler and a kitchen full of dishes and a heart full of lonely.  You scroll aimlessly and wonder why they‘ve all got it all together. In this great big world full of people, you’re the only one, it seems, who shakes her head at night […]

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Students learn to recognize cognates in order to expand their vocabulary in the second language.

The Benefits of Studying World Languages at a Young Age

As a Spanish teacher, I’ve often heard parents say they wish they remembered more from their high school world language course. Parents instinctively know that kids’ brains soak up a second language more quickly and efficiently than their adult minds. Not only do school-aged children excel at learning a second language, but research has also […]

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Dear Community Strangers

Dear Community Strangers

Dear Strangers in the Community, Thank you. This month has been an extremely difficult one for my family in many ways. My son has transitioned to daycare. My workload has doubled. Finances are troublesome. Sickness has made its way into our home. This list goes on, and yet the show must continue. It’s in these […]

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