2017 Heads of School

Picking the right school for your child is hard. We let the leaders do the talking to help you make the best choice.      Academy of the Sacred Heart Sr. Melanie A. Guste, RSCJ, Headmistress   “The...

First Day of School Jitters

  Tips and strategies for easing your child into the school routine             Whether this is your child’s first school experience, or he is gearing up to head back to the classroom, there are some thi...

The Waldorf way of learning in New Orleans

When Emil Molt, owner of the Waldorf Astoria cigarette factory in Stuttgart, Germany, approached philosopher and scientist Rudolf Steiner about creating a school in 1919 for the children of his factory workers,...

Meditation and Mindfulness Empower Students

Chelsea Hylton is the founder of Project Peaceful Warriors, a program that works with students and educators in some area charter schools, teaching them yoga and meditation. These children were exposed to a hig...
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Strategies For Paying For Preschool And Beyond

 Written by Nina Wolgelenter  Some people joke that the price of preschool and private school educations are akin to taking out a second mortgage or paying college tuition. Unfortuna...
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Tips And Facts On Early Reading

Tips to Raising a Reader Read to your infant (even newborn!) regularly—Nursery rhymes & lullabies. -use emotion in your voice -show pictures2.  Read to your toddler and preschool...

St. Andrew’s Episcopal School

Who we areSt. Andrew’s Episcopal School is the oldest Episcopal school in New Orleans with over 56 years of experience in educating the mind, body and spirit of young children. Offering an ...
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Storytimes

New Orleans Public Library Algiers, Tuesdays at 10:30 am & Saturdays at 10:30 am & 2:30 pmAlvar, Mondays at 10 am & Saturdays at 1:30 pmCentral City, Tuesdays at 10 am Children’s Resour...
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Kindergarten And Preschool Readiness

Top concerns about preschool and kindergarten admissions and enrollment addressed by area experts.The experts: Jennifer Baudy, Jennifer Baudy, MSW, LMSW, Guidance Counselor at Community Day School; Camille ...
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Picking The Right Preschool

 Written by Nina Wolgelenter    One Potato, Two Potato…   Picking the right preschool, the right way  Choosing a snowball and a preschool have a lot ...