Help! Common Core Math Homework
For those parents and nannies who were taught traditional math, helping children with common core math homework can be a struggle. It helps to understand the underlying concept of common…
What Do Children Learn in Preschool?
When children turn four years old, some states will have pre-kindergarten or preschool classes. The US education system invests in early childhood education as kids who attend preschool programs are…
Nutrition Label and Why It Matters
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced a new Nutrition Facts label for packaged goods to reflect new scientific information, including the link between diet and chronic diseases such as…
Tips for Hiking With Kids to Get Outside and Connect with Nature
By Nancy Baker, Co-Founder of ChildMode. The views expressed in this post are those of a contributor and do not necessarily represent the views of the US Nanny Institute. …
What is Positive Parenting? Gentle Parenting?
There are a million ways to raise a child and experts publish new books each year to help parents and nannies. There are a lot of parenting techniques and buzz…
Nannies and Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)
The information contained herein is not, nor is it intended to be, legal advice about nanny employment law or enforceability. This article is intended to educate the childcare community about…
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