Parent Articles

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

Grow Fit®

We’re dedicated to the development of the whole child. So we’re excited about Grow Fit®, our comprehensive nutrition and physical activity program, helping kids 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

Parenting and Family 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.

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.

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

Childtime. Nurturing in every way.