You’ve likely heard of and your child’s preschool probably practices inclusive early childhood education. Three local educators help us understand it better and how it benefits not just kids in the classroom but their families, too.
We all learned last year that early childhood education best happens in person. Yet what makes early education crucial to a child’s emotional, social and mental development, and – for parents who are concerned that their children may have missed out during the pandemic – how can educators help our littlest ones become lifelong, joyful learners?
The start of the 2021 school year is just around the corner. From refreshing home routines to supporting new school routines, local experts shared tips on how to give students the best start possible for the new academic year.
Gardening is renowned for countless benefits. Sharing gardening with children means enjoying all these health and wellness benefits together.
With the arrival of hot summer evenings, it’s time to change up your school year cooking habits…even tacos every Tuesday.
Parents often have little time for real self-care. We routinely finish last in this regard as we care for our kids, our partners, extended family members, pets, the house, our careers, and the list goes on. Parents, let’s honor ourselves by choosing to put ourselves first sometimes!
Living with the threat of COVID has been stressful for everyone – including our kids. Which is why the YMCA of Northern Colorado is taking a proactive approach to Social-Emotional Learning (SEL) at their camps this summer.
The 2020-21 was a school year like no other. New words popped up in our conversations – words like digital divide, pods, Zoom, supplemental learning and hotspots – and moved to the forefront of our collective consciousness.
Choosing the right school for your child is essential; your journey starts here.
Featuring an introduction to Boulder Valley, Broomfield and St. Vrain Valley schools in Colorado as well as information on school readiness, from homework to lunch to health and fitness and the latest school gear, the Raised in the Rockies Back to School Edition is a must-read for every student and the parents who love them.
The Raised in the Rockies Summer Camps Edition features advice for parents, camp ideas and comprehensive listings of Colorado camps including Boulder and Broomfield Counties as well as Dacono, Firestone, Frederick and Mead.