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Nutrition & Healthy Eating Tips

Nutrition & Healthy Eating Tips

Encouraging Food Choices for a Healthy Diet Be Patient Young children may not be interested in trying new foods. Offer new foods more than once. It sometimes takes up to ten tries before a child will like a new food. Be a Planner Most children need a snack or two in...

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Transitions

Transitions

The Seven C's of Communication Clear: Be clear about your goal or message Concise: Stick to the point and keep the conversation brief Concrete: Make sure whom you are speaking to has a clear picture of what you are telling them Correct: Make sure what you are saying...

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Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Domestic violence negatively impacts all family members and is against the law! Did you know that: 1 out of every 4 women will experience domestic violence in her lifetime 40% of victims of severe domestic violence are men 24 people per minute are victim to physical...

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Age Appropriate Discipline

Age Appropriate Discipline

Discipline Discipline involves teaching and leaning. The word comes from the root word "disciple" which means pupil, a follower, or a learner. Did you know that... Punishment is an attempt to change behavior through an act of blame, shame, or pain. Punishment teaches...

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Family Cultures

Family Cultures

What is Culture? A system of shared beliefs, values, customs, behaviors, and traditions that the members of society use to interact with their world and with one another. Why is Culture Important? Cultures define who we are and what we value in life. It provides us...

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Family Partnership Agreements

Family Partnership Agreements

All families have the opportunity to participate in individual goal setting during their enrollment in Early Head Start. The goals are based upon families' interests and choices. Early Head Start staff are available to assist in goal development and to support...

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