5 Easy Tips to Make Your Child's First Day of Daycare Go By Without a Hitch!

March 6, 2017

​Day care centers are incredibly prevalent in today's society. Almost one-quarter of children under age five are in some type of organized child care service, which includes daycare services, nurseries, and preschools. However, this doesn't make it any easier as a parent to let your child go on their first day at the daycare center. So, here we have compiled some tips that will make the first day go off without a hitch!

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5 Things To Look For In A Day Care Center

August 16, 2016


No matter if you are choosing an in-home daycare, family daycare, or a traditional daycare center, there are a few things you must look for to find a quality facility. So the next time you head to a daycare consultation, here are five details to look out for:


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3 Parenting Tips To Help Your Toddler Learn Better Later In Life

May 12, 2017

​​One of the most important responsibilities you have as a parent is to prepare your child for their educational career. If you aren't helping your kids learn how to read, write, and problem solve at a young age, they are going to continue to struggle for years. That's why it's so important to start working with your children as soon as possible. 


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Questions To Ask During A Daycare Center Tour

July 25, 2017

​​Around 23.4% of children under the age of five are enrolled in some type of organized child care service or facility. If you're looking to enroll your child at a daycare center this fall, you might be overwhelmed with all of the options available to you. So when you tour the child care center of your choice in the near future, be sure to ask the following questions to help determine whether it might be a good fit for your family.

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What to Look for From a Childcare Provider

​​February 13, 2017

​Even before children begin formal schooling, they are still taking in information and learning every single day. In fact, a child's brain develops at the fastest rate between birth and age three. These formative years set the stage for future learning.


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Is My Child Too Young For Daycare?

September 29, 2017

ow that it's September, many families are realizing they'll soon need to think about daycare program options for their young children. These early years matter a lot: in the first few years of life, 700 new neural connections are formed every second. 

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3 Practices to Follow in Order to Raise a Successful Child

September 8, 2017

As a parent, we all want what is best for our children. This means doing everything we can to ensure they will be successful as they grow up. While there isn't a simple path a parent should follow in order to raise a successful child, experts believe that doing the following will help set a child up for long-term success.

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Debunking Daycare Myths: What Parents Shouldn't Believe

June 7, 2017

​​Families with two working parents often need outside assistance from a child care service. But although daycare centers can provide the help these families need, some people have the wrong impression about what these facilities do and don't offer. The bottom line is that local daycare services can provide valuable social, emotional, and educational development that young children need at a price that families can afford. To that end, there are some popular myths about daycare centers that you should never believe.


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3 Interactive Teaching Methods That Will Make Learning Fun for Your Child

August 11, 2016


There are few things more important to ensure the future educational success of your toddler then choosing a quality daycare center. Considering that fewer than one third of children have a full-time stay at home parent, 


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Daycare No-Nos For First Time Parents To Avoid

October 30, 2017

Nearly one-fourth of children under the age of five are enrolled in some kind of organized child care agreement. But let's face it: it can be tough enough to find a daycare program that's both affordable and high-quality. Of course, you want your child to love their daycare service and ensure they're safe and happy there.

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5 Questions to Ask When Looking at Daycare Centers

September 21, 2016


Enrolling your child in a daycare center is no easy decision. This is most likely the first time you will be away from your child for an extended period, and you will undoubtedly want to make sure your choice will benefit your child in more ways than one.


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Looking for a Daycare Center for Your Child? Consider These 3 Factors

December 15, 2016


In the 1970s, more than half of all kids had a full-time, stay-at-home parent helping them maneuver through childhood and into adolescence. Today, fewer than one-third of children have the benefit of a full-time, stay-at-home parent, which places a significant importance on daycare centers.


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How Your Daycare Facility Can Have Positive Effects On Your Child's Development

September 1, 2017

​​For many working parents, finding affordable daycare is a must. While more than two-thirds of Americans agree that businesses and the government should be doing more to help fun local daycare services for working parents, the fact is that many families still have to make financial sacrifices to send their children to send their children to daycare centers in their area. That's why it's so important to focus on childcare options early on; space in affordable daycare facilities is often limited, so it literally pays to be proactive.​

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5 Interesting Benefits that Come With Enrolling Your Child in Daycare

March 31, 2017

If you are preparing to send your child off to daycare for the first time, chances are you may be a little bit anxious and nervous. But, there is no need to worry, mom and dad, as there are plenty of benefits your child will reap by going to a local daycare service. Here we explain some of the advantages of early education and childcare. 

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      Athania Parkway

Early Childhood Center

4 Ways an Extracurricular Activity Will Boost Your Child's Self Esteem

November 28, 2016


Your child's education is one of the most important investments you can make. However, enrolling them in a child care service is the first step. To have a completely well-rounded education, it is vital to involve your child in extracurricular activities.


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3 Summer Daycare Tips and Tricks Any Parent Should Follow

June 26, 2017

​​Families with two working parents often need outside assistance from a child care service. But although daycare centers can provide the help these families need, some people have the wrong impression about what these facilities do and don't offer. The bottom line is that local daycare services can provide valuable social, emotional, and educational development that young children need at a price that families can afford. To that end, there are some popular myths about daycare centers that you should never believe.

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Early Childhood Blog

How Soon Can My Toddler Start Pre-K in New Orleans?

July 28, 2016


While every preschool and daycare center will have its own rules about age and enrollment, our Metairie daycare service gladly accepts infants as young as just six weeks old.​

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4 Traits That Are Essential to Any Child's Development

July 7, 2016


As a parent, it is no secret you will go to the ends of the earth for your child, which means raising them to be successful, independent adults. Here are some traits to pass on to your children in order to ensure their success later in life. 


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