1. Summer Mosquito Safety Tips

    Now that summer is here, it's important to be vigilant about mosquito safety.  There are so many incredible things about summer, but it also brings one of the peskiest and most dangerous insects around, mosquitoes. Not only do mosquitoes leave bites that are itchy and uncomfortable, they also spread diseases, such as Zika Virus and West Nile Virus. Researchers have found that both of these virus…Read More

  2. Do Time-Outs Work?

    When it comes to time-outs, there is quite a bit of controversy.  Many parents put their young children in time-out when they are misbehaving, and while many people think this is an effective form of punishment, others are fervently against it. Today, our preschool in Fremont, CA, Palm Acadamy, will be going over both sides of the argument to help you figure out if time-outs are the right option …Read More

  3. How to Make Goodbyes Easier

    Does your child have separation anxiety? If so, you've come to the right place. At our Fremont daycare, we know that leaving your child is never easy, especially when they become hysterical when you are saying goodbye to them. Even if you know that your child calms down within a few minutes of you leaving, it still isn't easy to see them crying and upset. Luckily, we've come up with the following …Read More

  4. The Benefits of Preschool

    Preschool is incredibly important for young children.  When your children are young, you want to keep them close to you for as long as possible. Kids grow up incredibly fast, so it makes sense why many parents aren't sold on the idea of sending their kids to preschool in Fremont, CA. However, preschool can benefit your child in so many incredible ways! The following is a list of just a few of the…Read More

  5. How to Encourage Language Development

    Parents play an essential role in a child’s language development. If you want your child to be successful in their relationships, school and even career, language development is of the utmost importance. During the first few years of a child’s life, their brains are rapidly learning and developing, which makes it the ideal time to start developing their language skills. Your interactions with …Read More

  6. How to Teach Your Kids About Compassion

    The holiday season is the perfect time of the year to teach your kids about compassion. The holidays are all about giving, compassion and love, but unfortunately, these things often get overlooked. In this day and age, more people are concerned about where to buy holiday gifts and what they will make for dinner than the plight of those less fortunate, and this is all the more reason to teach your …Read More

  7. Tips to Encourage Your Kids to be Thankful This Thanksgiving

    Want to instill a little gratitude in your child this Thanksgiving? While teaching your child to say "thank you" is of the utmost important, instilling actual gratitude in them is a whole other matter entirely. True gratitude isn't just about good manners, it is a real sense of thankfulness. Studies have shown that children who regularly give thanks have better attitudes in school and get more sat…Read More

  8. Daycare is Great for Children and Parents!

    How long has it been since you had a few minutes to yourself? If you are like most parents, your schedule is probably packed full almost constantly. With soccer practice, frequent trips to the grocery store and piano recitals to get to, chances are, it's difficult to find even a moment to yourself in all of the chaos. With daycare in Fremont, not only does your child get the educational foundation…Read More

  9. Tips to Prepare Your Child for Preschool

    Preparing a child for preschool in Fremont, CA isn't always easy.  Preschool is often a child's first experience away from their mom and their home for a long period of time, and it can be quite a big adjustment. At Palm Academy, we want to help make your child's transition to preschool as smooth and as easy as possible. Here are a few tips from our child care experts to prepare your child for pr…Read More

  10. How to Communicate With Your Kids More Effectively

      Communicating with your kids isn't always easy. Most of what you say seems to go in one ear and out the other. Have you had a chance to read our last blog yet? If you have, then you already know about a few things you can do to communicate with your kids more effectively. Keep reading to learn more tips from our preschool in Fremont, CA: #4. Keep your explanations simple. Kids are easily distra…Read More