Author Archives: wme_admin

Communication Milestones

My youngest daughter is a practicing speech pathologist. As we have the same passion to help children in their development, many of our conversations are around strategies we use to enhance children’s communication. I have attached some tips from her and hope you find them helpful… You will find communication milestones for each age group […]

Strategies to help your late toddler to communicate by AB SMITH

Here are 10 effective strategies that encourage communication in young ones (based upon the Hanen Program®): OWLing (observing, waiting and listening) for child to initiate. When we “tune in” to toddlers and let them start interactions, they communicate more. Reduce “on-demand speech” (e.g., “Say cup”) so a child can enjoy communication. Asking toddlers to say words takes the joy out of communication. […]

Raising Good Kids

Managing Behavior and Emotions in 0-5’s by Dr Kaylene Henderson(Child Psychiatrist) Are you a mum/parent who is looking for flexible online professional development on above subject?? Based on research, but filled with practical examples and advice, these video–based courses cover a range of topic, including the following: The importance of temperament Creating a culture of […]

Launching our new childcare centre website.

We have redesigned our childcare centre website to give a fresh look. This time I will be adding a blog page. It will allow me to easily share our knowledge and assist parents with some useful tips in child care. Links to the originator of information will be available for parents who want to investigate […]

Early Childhood Leadership Summit 2017, Singapore

Hi Again. If you have been wondering where I have been missing from the child care centre these last few days… Glad to share with you that I have been attending the “Early Childhood Leadership Summit” at Lifelong Learning Institute in Singapore. There were 500 delegates from all over the world. I will over the next […]