Preschool

2018 Early Education rankings for Louisiana

The Louisiana Department of Education released its Early Education Rankings for every publicly-funded early education program in Louisiana.  These second year performance ratings  include Type III child care c...

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

by Jenni Evans 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 ...

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...
Mom and child reading

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 pictures 2.  Read to your toddler and preschooler f...
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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...

St. Andrew’s Episcopal School

Who we are St. 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 environment in w...
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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 ...

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