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How to Choose the Best Summer Camp Program in Eatontown

Summertime is right around the corner… where will your kids be spending their time? Why not give them an experience this summer which will last a lifetime? At summer camp, your kids will have the chance to learn new things, make new friends and gain confidence in their own abilities. What to look for in a summer camp program A… Read More

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Tips on Choosing the Right Preschool for Your Child

When it comes to choosing a preschool for your child the choices can often feel overwhelming. Your child’s mind is absorbing everything she can about the world around her,  trying to discover her place in it. It’s important to find a preschool with teachers who understand how to harness this curious nature and guide her towards building the skills she’ll… Read More

Reasons Why You Should Educate Children on the Value of Volunteering

Raising kids isn’t easy…especially in a society that often seems so self-absorbed. (selfies, anyone?) So how can parents help kids see beyond their own immediate interests and concerns? By involving their children in opportunities to volunteer their time and energies towards helping others. While volunteering benefits those on the receiving end – both the individuals and organizations served – it’s… Read More

How to Celebrate National Nutrition Month at Home and School

“Invest in Yourself – Buy Nutrition” was the theme for the first National Nutrition Month. It was created in 1973 by the American Dietetic Association (ADA). The ADA is known now as the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. It actually started as a week long to begin with, but has expanded to a full month to reach more people. This… Read More

How to Get Your Kids Talking About School

Your youngest comes running towards the car, artwork clutched in her hand and a big grin on her face. As she settles into the passenger seat you ask the same question that countless parents ask at the end of a school day…”How was school?” Fine…good…or any variation of a single sentence is typically the response to your query. You rephrase… Read More

Listen Up!

The Middle States Association Commission recently recognized Voyagers’ Community School, and received an accreditation on an elementary and secondary school level. WGBO.org interviewed Director Karen Giuffre, staff, and students for a wonderful insight into what makes Voyagers so special! CLICK HERE TO LISTEN!

Making Memories: Carving out Quality Time With Your Kids as a Working Parent

Being a parent is tough, but when you add in the demands of a full-time job on top of the day to day ins and outs of running a household? It can seem nearly impossible to carve out time to spend together as a family. Of course, there’s also the fear you’re doing your kids a disservice by not being… Read More

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Healthy Eating, Your Kids and National Snack Food Month

February is National Snack Food Month. This is the perfect opportunity to show your kids how healthy snacks are the best snacks for their growing minds and bodies! Let’s face it, kids aren’t always enthusiastic about healthy eating. But both parents and educators know the more interested and involved a kid is with what they’re trying to do, the more… Read More

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Why Your Child Can Benefit with a Kindergarten Program

Children who attend a quality kindergarten program will be well prepared for the remainder of their early childhood education. As natural learners, children more readily absorb new information when their interests are stimulated and all of their senses are engaged. That’s why we’ve created our kindergarten curriculum with child growth and development principles in mind. What happens in Kindergarten Your… Read More

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How to Help Kids Explore Their Interests During National Hobby Month

Every kid should have something they enjoy doing outside of school. National Hobby Month is a great way to help your child explore hobbies he may not be aware of! Why hobbies? Adults aren’t the only ones who benefit from having a hobby. Hobbies are an enjoyable way to gain new skills and learn something new about yourself and the… Read More