Parenting Articles

Every day, we hear from parents who have concerns or questions about child care and upbringing. To help answer some of these child care and child development questions, we’ve compiled and written a variety of parenting articles.

Grow Fit

At Childtime, we work hard to guide the development of the whole child. That's why we're so excited about Grow Fit, our comprehensive program that emphasizes the value of nutrition and physical activity in helping children reach their full potential.

Health and Safety

Guiding Your Child’s Behavior

The Art of Parenting

Understanding Your Child’s Development

Your Child’s Educational Journey

Family and Childrearing Related Websites

Common Sense Parenting
Specializes in training, consulting and researching parenting practices that address the day-to-day care, guidance and development of children.

American Academy of Pediatrics
Information for parents of children from birth through age 21. Covers topics such as car seats, breastfeeding, immunizations, obesity and injury prevention.

Kids Health
Doctor-approved health information about medical, emotional and developmental issues of children and their families.

NAEYC
Dedicated to improving the well-being of all young children, with a particular focus on the quality of education and developmental services.

National Early Childhood Program Accreditation
Created to encourage the availability of high-quality early education programs for America’s families.

National Network for Child Care
Child care and development, quarterly newsletters and information regarding child-care studies conducted at institutions across the country.

Zero to Three
A wealth of information including parenting links, tips and development information relating to children through the age of 3.

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