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This Parent Letter Totally Made Our Day…So We Have To Share It

We recently received a letter from a Sff! parent that underscores everything we believe about our preschools, our wonderful teachers, our proven instruction method and our loving caregiving principles. As you can imagine, it made us all extremely proud. We couldn't wait to share it with you... Good afternoon, I wanted to take a minute [...]

This Parent Letter Totally Made Our Day…So We Have To Share It2018-06-05T01:43:09-04:00

Tips For Choosing the Best Preschool (#1: Accreditation)

As you search for the best preschool for your child, you may come across more than one that you feel would work. It can leave you feeling overwhelmed because there’s so much to think through. Plus, all of them will have genuinely good things to offer. (They wouldn't be in consideration otherwise.) This post will [...]

Tips For Choosing the Best Preschool (#1: Accreditation)2018-12-30T09:57:00-04:00

Here’s Why You Should Create a Storytelling Tradition With Your Child

Growing up, you probably had activities with your family that you recognized as traditions, even though you didn’t call them that. They were done without fail, and you probably never questioned why your parents thought they were important. You just did them. Many families do these things, like eat at the table together, take trips [...]

Here’s Why You Should Create a Storytelling Tradition With Your Child2019-01-16T22:20:28-04:00

Parent or Friend — What’s The Best Way To Relate To Your Child?

There isn't much to consider when it comes to the type of relationship you have with your child before they reach preschool age. Their speech is limited at this stage, their reasoning is suspect and their life experience is extremely narrow. You are the parent -- the authority figure -- and there's little to discuss [...]

Parent or Friend — What’s The Best Way To Relate To Your Child?2019-01-17T19:03:03-04:00

Help Your Child Get The Most Benefit From Hobbies

One of the great things about being a parent is the adventure you experience as your child grows. This includes both the "big" stuff and the "not-so-big" stuff that happens as they grow and develop. Part of your job is to find ways to make all these experiences add value to your child’s life. A [...]

Help Your Child Get The Most Benefit From Hobbies2019-03-04T22:22:40-04:00

Spoiling Our Team with a Trip to Asheville

At Spanish for fun!, we truly care about each and every one of our employees and want to make sure they are not only successful but happy. That’s why we make it a point to take them on retreats. Our work trips allow the team to bond, re-energize, and spark creativity. A couple of [...]

Spoiling Our Team with a Trip to Asheville2018-05-11T01:29:08-04:00

What Your Child Can Gain From A Play-Based Preschool

As you research preschools to find the one that is most suitable for your child, keep in mind that an important part your decision should be the type of teaching method that is offered. There are different types of programs, but, here at Spanish for fun! Duraleigh, we believe a play-based approach to learning [...]

What Your Child Can Gain From A Play-Based Preschool2018-05-11T02:28:19-04:00

What Daycare Can Do To Enhance Your Child’s Social Skills

One of the top benefits of enrolling your child in a qualified daycare or preschool is the way it promotes the development of their social skills. Through daily real-world interactions your little one will learn invaluable life lessons like how to share, how to follow instructions, how to interact with authority figures and how to [...]

What Daycare Can Do To Enhance Your Child’s Social Skills2019-09-05T12:29:03-04:00

Helpful Home Activities For Parents And Their Preschoolers

You may feel a bit overwhelmed by all of the information that's out there about the best things to do during the first three years of your child’s life. We're here to say, take a breath and relax. It’s more important to know what to do with the information you have rather than simply amass data. [...]

Helpful Home Activities For Parents And Their Preschoolers2019-09-05T12:14:40-04:00

The Benefits Of Developing Cultural Awareness In Children

Growing up in today’s world presents a unique set of demands for children. The need for cultural awareness is steadily increasing as a means of fostering harmonious coexistence between people. You can be sure that as they grow up, your children will be exposed to people of diverse cultures and traditions. One of the skills [...]

The Benefits Of Developing Cultural Awareness In Children2019-02-26T20:21:36-04:00