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Tips for Safe (and Warm) Outdoor Winter Play in Preschool

By Molly Breen Depending on where your preschool program is located, winter may not equal wintery weather. But in Minnesota, where I run a preschool, we get to experience pretty profound seasonal change—both in the landscape and in the temperature. … Continue reading

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Winter Holidays: Learning About Differences Can Lead to Common Ground

By Allison Wedell Schumacher When I was in sixth grade, my teacher had us read Robert Frost’s poem “Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening,” which remains to this day one of my favorites. It was one of my first … Continue reading

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Pinterest-Inspired Winter Art and Activities for Back-to-School

Part of our Counselor’s Corner series. Click to read other posts in the Counselor’s Corner. Even after the holiday season is over, you can have a festive classroom by decking your walls with winter-themed artwork and activities. Below I share … Continue reading

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Cash in on Learning: Overcoming the Winter BLAHS by Planning for Summer Hurrahs!

by Richard Cash, Ed.D., Free Spirit Publishing author of Advancing Differentiation: Thinking and Learning for the 21st Century Well, the excitement of the holidays is behind us and my winter vacation is now a fading tanned memory. Even though the … Continue reading

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