Mandates, brain growth, and play

Guest Blog

Presented at the DEY Organizing Event at NAEYC 11/17/2017by Marcy Guddemi, PhD, MBA, National Consultant Thank you, everyone, for being here.  DEY (Defending the Early …

Kindergarten experts

Guest Blog

by James St. Clair ​Some years back I was asked to sit in on a meeting for a 3rd grader who had been a kindergarten …

The Lesson of Kindergarten

Guest Blog

​by James St. Clair ​Recently a young teacher of 5 year olds came to me to ask my advice. This teacher runs a very developmentally …

Screen-Free Week May 1st – May 7th

Guest Blog

This post is reprinted from the Mission Hill School Newsletter, 4.28.17. DEY Co-director Geralyn Bywater McLaughlin is a also teacher of three and four-year-olds  (K0) at …