1. Questions to Ask Potential Daycare Centers – Part 4

    Not all childcare centers are created equal. Whether your child is in daycare one or five days a week, you need to find the care center that will give your child what he or she needs. Asking good questions is the best way to find the childcare provider your child needs. In the past blog, we offered two questions you can ask, including how background checks are handled. Today, we have two more im…Read More

  2. Questions to Ask Potential Daycare Centers – Part 3

    Making sure your child is well taken care of while you're at work can be a stressful process. There are many daycare centers ready to take your money, but will they give your child the care he or she needs? How can you tell? As we said in our last blog, asking good questions is the best way to find the best daycare center for your child. We are providing questions that will give you the most revea…Read More

  3. Questions to Ask Potential Daycare Centers – Part 2

    When you hire a daycare provider, you've added a significant player to your team. The daycare staff will play a big role in raising your child, and you need to be able to trust them. The best way to identify good childcare provider is by asking effective questions. If you ask each provider the same questions, you can compare their answers, which makes choosing that much easier. In our last blog, w…Read More

  4. Questions to Ask Potential Daycare Centers – Part 1

    If you’re looking for a daycare center, it can be a daunting process. You are looking for your child’s second home, and there are so many things you need - the right price, location, staff, facility, and more. The fear of putting your child in the wrong place can be very stressful. At the Texas Children’s Academy, we understand that makes a great daycare. We are going to use the next few blo…Read More

  5. How to Turn Your Child’s Anxiety Around – Part 2

    Everyone experiences anxiety. It has nothing to do with character, strength, or courage. However, it is difficult to cope with, especially when there is no identifiable cause. If your child experiences anxiety, it can be very distressing.  At our daycare center, we deal with anxiety in children, and we have simple tools that work. In our last blog, we shared two of the tools you have at your disp…Read More

  6. How to Turn Your Child’s Anxiety Around – Part 1

    As a parent, seeing your child deal with anxiety can be baffling and upsetting. What can you do? The great news is, kids are particularly responsive to anxiety treatment. As professional caretakers of children, we deal with anxiety in children a lot and take it very seriously. As a parent, there are things you can do. We are going to take the next few blogs to share some simple things you can do t…Read More

  7. How to Wake Up a Cranky Child Part 2

    Are you a morning person? Is your toddler or infant a morning person? Life would be easier if we all were morning people! Unfortunately, this is not the case, which can make mornings very difficult. When you’re trying to get everything and everyone ready for a full day, waking up a cranky little one can make mornings something to dread. In our last blog, we discussed some great tips for waking u…Read More

  8. Four Things to Do With Your Kids This Holiday

    If you have little ones in  the school system, you will have them home for two weeks soon! This is a wonderful time to do things with your kids that you don’t have opportunities to do otherwise. In this blog, we will give you some ideas for what to do with your kiddo(s) over their holiday break! Draw on the walls Use large pieces of butcher paper or the back of leftover wrapping paper. Stick th…Read More

  9. How to Wake Up a Cranky Child Part 1

    Mornings are often the most challenging part of the day. There is so much to be done! If you have a little one who is not a morning person, getting him or her out of bed can be a battle that gives the day a sour beginning. We can usually tell who has had a difficult morning when kids are dropped off at our infant through pre-kindergarten facility in Arlington. It doesn’t matter what your age is:…Read More

  10. 7 Ways to Naturally Boost Your Child’s Immune System: Part 2

    As we approach November and December, we know that keeping your child healthy becomes more and more of a challenge. While some sickness is inevitable, there are some measures you can take to give your child an advantage against all the germs. In our last blog, we discussed two great strategies to boost your child’s immune system. In this blog, we have a couple more for you! Boost sleep time Slee…Read More