From a student/personal development standpoint, the earlier that you get your child into a “school” program, regardless of whether it’s a Pre-K or nursery school program, the better off their long-term prospects as academics are. Research shows that many students that start learning early in a structured… Read more
Yes. And, uhhhh. Kindergarten? Say what you will about pre-school, but K is very important, and mandatory depending on where you live. Now, if you had gone into a missive about the home-schooling and such I could see where you’re coming from, but pre-k and k are definitely valuable. Read more
Early childhood education plays an outsized role in determining success in life. Once kids fall behind they struggle to ever catch up. http://www.forbes.com/sites/ehrlichfu/2015/04/01/the-sooner-the-better-early-childhood-education-a-key-to-life-long-success/
I’m guessing you don’t have kids? I understand there was no bad intent behind your post, but holy moly is it misinformed.
The two biggest points are that most parents CAN’T stay home with their kid. They have to work.
And second, daycare/preschool/kindergarten teach kids all kind of stuff. It’s not somewhere kids just… Read more
UGH. You know, I definitely don’t think Dems should put party before country like the Republicans do, but if we could have just a drop, just one freaking iota of the kind of party loyalty they have- like, WAITING UNTIL AFTER THE ELECTION TO START SHITTING ON OURSELVES- that’d be great.
Mid-terms? Hell, we have elections next freaking week. Here in VA we have our governor’s race, and right now all the comments on the Democratic nominees’ page are from right wing assholes crowing about how corrupt the Democrats are. This shit could not come at a worse time. I don’t know who I’m more angry with- this… Read more
Until this list, I had no idea that people considered The Sixth Sense to be a scary movie and I’m a big baby.
I object! My mom took me to see the sixth sense in theaters (against my will, for the record), and I left halfway through the movie I was so scared. I wouldn’t walk up behind her when she was at the stove for a solid year. As a certified scary things baby, it is not a good movie for babies.