Last week, we held 2 editions of our Preschool Primer to help parents get on-track with the preschool search and application process. Preschool admissions directors and other experts fielded a wide variety of questions from parents, including how to know your family is ready for preschool, when to start the application process … More Preschool Primer Recap
We speak with school psychologist Ji-Young Yoon and look at the latest research to learn what it means to be ready for kindergarten, indicators that your child is not quite ready, and how you can prepare your child for this big step … More How to Assess Your Child’s Kindergarten Readiness
Parents have said that it’s harder to find a good daycare in San Francisco than it is to buy a house. We dug into the data to explore reasons for the scarcity of infant daycare and share tips we have learned from working on scores of searches … More Finding Infant Care in San Francisco: Harder than Buying a House?
Parents need to take a very active role in evaluating home-based providers. In this post, we cover some basics about home-based cares and what this means for parents as they evaluate providers … More What to Look For in a Home-Based Care
Deciding which type of facility is a better fit for your family will depend on a variety of factors, including the social and learning environment, the curriculum, cost, and convenience. Read along as we discuss some of the key considerations … More Daycare Center Or Home-Based Care?
Despite the dangers of non-vaccinated children in a preschool environment preschools previously could not refuse admission to non-vaccinated children when parents stated a philosophical or religious exemption. This will change, however … More Measles Update: New Law Prohibits Personal Belief Exemption
Does your child’s school have herd immunity against measles? Concerned California parents can get more concrete about the risk of measles with NurtureList’s new MMR vaccination feature, which allows parents to easily search preschool vaccination rates … More NurtureList Makes CA Preschool Measles Vaccination Rates Searchable