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Get Helpful Child Education Tips By Taking A Look At These Links

Jonathan Sommer

Find more suggestions for helping your child develop a passion for learning by checking out these resources: * Discover more suggestions that can help your child learn to love reading on this page from FamilyEducation.com . * Take a closer look at...

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Beginnings Encourages Foreign Language Learning

Jonathan Sommer

At Beginnings School we encourage our students to learn about other languages and cultures.  Since many of our families are international and speak languages other than English at home, we like to incorporate basic words into the classroom and...

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Beginnings' Annual Book Fair

Jonathan Sommer

Beginnings' Parent Association will be sponsoring an annual Book Fair on Wednesday, November 7th and Thursday November 8th from 8:00AM- 9:30AM, 11:30-12:30PM, and 3:30-4:30PM.

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Secrets to Success: Sibling Rivalry

Dr. Donna Housman

Parent's Question: I have been noticing that my 4 year old daughter gets jealous whenever I spend time alone with my 2 year old toddler.  For example, at bedtime, I try to put my toddler to sleep before my 4 year old, so I take him upstairs with the...

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Secrets to Success: Loving without Spoiling

Dr. Donna Housman

All children develop in the context of a relationship, what we as parents do, teach and expect are critical in what are children learn.  Given kids learn through imitation, observation, guidance, coaching and contingent reactions -  what we say AND...

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Season for Learning and Play

Dr. Donna Housman

While parents know how to keep their children’s education on track during the school year, they struggle with how they should continue to promote learning during the summertime. According to an article written by Dr. Donna Housman in The Metrowest...

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July Open House!

Jonathan Sommer

Beginnings School will be holding an Open House on Tuesday July 17th from 9-11am and Wednesday July 18th from 9-11am.  In addition we will be holding a special evening Open House on Wednesday, July 18th from 7-8pm.  Come meet our staff, tour the...

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Secrets to Success: Overscheduling

Dr. Donna Housman

Are you overscheduling your kids?  It starts out innocently enough…soccer on the weekends, then piano lessons, then your daughter’s best friend signs up for dance classes and she pleads you to sign her up too.  Next thing you know, you’re running...

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Week of the Young Child

Jonathan Sommer

This week Beginnings School is celebrating the Week of the Young Child, an annual celebration sponsored by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC).  The purpose of the event is to focus public attention on the needs of...

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Dinner with My Special Person

This week we celebrated Beginnings School’s annual Dinner with My Special Person.  Children had the opportunity to choose whom they wanted to invite to this annual event.  The children carefully handcrafted a personal invitation to their guest. For...

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In the News

Managing the Disappointment of Perceived Failure and Other Critical Skills
At Beginnings, we accept feelings of failure and frustration. We acknowledge that children are...
Why Beginnings is the Leader in Early Childhood Education
Thirty five years ago, just before Dr. Donna Housman founded Beginnings School and Child...
Watch Our Video on Begin to...ECSEL
Learn more about our evidence-based emotional, cognitive and social early learning program, begin...
Beginnings to China: An Early Learning, Cross-Cultural Collaboration
In late September, Beginnings School founder and Housman Institute CEO Dr. Donna Housman visited...
Dr Housman Speaks at Harvard Graduate School
On Saturday, April 21, Beginnings School and Housman Institute Founder Dr. Donna Housman spoke on...