1. 3 Tips for Choosing the Right Daycare

    Finding the perfect daycare for your kiddo can be the cause of some definite headaches. That’s why we’ve compiled some things to keep in mind when you are commencing your search. When you’re done reading through these, we’d love you to visit us at Texas Children’s Academy and see if we can be that perfect fit for you and your child! 1. Observe Behavior Watch how the staff interacts with …Read More

  2. Pre-K Daycare and Other Arlington Resources for Newcomers

      Are you new to Arlington? Welcome! We’re happy to have you here. It’s a great place to live. If you’re looking for infant daycare, toddler or pre-k programs, or before and after school programs, Texas Children’s Academy has you covered. Just give us a call. But if you’re new to town, you’ve probably got a lot of other things on your mind as well. So, we’ve pulled together some…Read More

  3. Got the Back to School Blues?

      Back to school time can be tough on you and your child. You’ve had just enough time to get used to your summertime routine when it’s all over. Here are a few tips to help you moms and dads cope with your back to school blues. #1 Get back to your routine. The kids aren’t the only ones who are adjusting to a new routine. When their summer vacation started, your schedule got thrown out t…Read More

  4. Surviving Baby’s First Day of Daycare

    Our best advice to parents, especially first time parents, who are getting ready drop their baby off for their first day of daycare, is to visit our daycare with your baby in advance. Spend a day with us, see how much your baby loves it here, and let your mind rest easy that your little one is in good hands when they can’t be with you. You can also make that first day easier by preparing a littl…Read More

  5. The best pre-K daycare in Arlington

    There are a lot of things to consider when choosing the best pre-K program for your child. You want them to be happy, to have fun, and to be excited about going to daycare. But it is also important that they are being prepared for success in kindergarten. Their success at that stage of their education is their foundation for all of their future academic success. Luckily, fun and academic preparati…Read More

  6. Tips for Surviving the Terrible Twos

    Toddlers are so much fun. They are discovering the world around them every day. And watching their joy and excitement is intoxicating. If you’ve got a toddler that’s around two years old, you are likely becoming familiar with the phrase, “the terrible twos.” This is the developmental stage where your child is struggling to establish independence for the first time. They are torn between wa…Read More

  7. Ten Toddler Summertime Activities

    As much as we love having your kids with us here at Texas Children's Academy, we know that you’d much rather be spending time with them, enjoying this special time in their lives. So we’ve put together a list of some of our favorite summertime activities for you and your toddlers to try this summer. Scavenger Hunts This is a summer-long fun activity. Try themed scavenger hunts including color …Read More

  8. Daycare vs. Nanny – Part 3

    Culturally, a nanny is seen as superior to a daycare. Don't let yourself be fooled by this construction. There are excellent nannies out there - and thousands of incredible daycare centers. In our last few blogs we have discussed the advantages of daycares over nannies as well as realistic considerations to make when trying to decide if daycare is right for you. We believe knowledge is power, and …Read More

  9. Daycare vs. Nanny – Part 2

    Many people assume that a nanny is superior a daycare, but this isn't necessarily the case. Depending on your child's needs, a daycare can be far better than a nanny. In our last blog, we discussed how daycares have massive resources at their disposal, but considering your schedule is an important step before making your choice. Today, we have another advantage of daycare and something to consider…Read More

  10. Daycare vs. Nanny – Part 1

    Most parents would gladly stay home and care for their children, but our modern world has realities, and parents have to work. If you find yourself needing to find someone else to care for your child while you work, daycare can be a fantastic option. It isn't the only option you have; parents also invest in nannies. In today's blog, we want to consider why a daycare can be better for your child th…Read More