All posts by Erin Marsh

Highlights@Home: A Free Email Subscription to Help with Teaching at Home

Highlights@Home, a FREE email subscription that provides parents and kids with fun learning activities while sequestered at home, is filled with stories, puzzles, videos, games, creative activities like crafts or recipes, physical activities and suggested acts of kindness.  April content will include themes such as Find Your Funny Bone, We Are (All) Family,  Never-ending Piles

Top 15 Educational Shows on Netflix for Kids

Learn from home during COVID-19 Whether you’ve been homeschooling for years or you’re new to the game, let’s be honest: there is no way we can educate our children from 9AM to 3PM straight every day…and nor should you feel you MUST.  Reality dictates that we juggle household duties with parenting responsibilities and–for many–working from

March 2019 Child Care and Preschool Guide

Preschool vs. Childcare While the terms preschool and childcare are used interchangeably, and despite the fact that they share similarities, they are decidedly different. Preschool programs aim to prepare toddlers for school, with a greater emphasis on early learning and academics. Preschool typically only accepts children ages 3 to 5 and tends to have more

Reviewing Popular Subscription Boxes

Introducing subscription boxes: an educational gift for children that arrives each month by mail. Each small box contains learning activities–think of it as fun homework–that engage children while simultaneously teaching them about science, geography, nature, or literature. It’s the gift that keeps on giving–without adding more junk to the playroom.