child care center

Tips For Preventing Sickness

Heading into the winter season (meaning cold season), it’s especially important to protect the little ones from germs. Our child care facility’s priority is to keep everyone as healthy as possible. Even though a cold or a runny nose is a challenge to prevent, we are up to the task. We know that a sick child could mean missed days at work, or the sickness could spread to yourself or other members of the family. That’s why we are here to give you some tips to prevent colds and other illnesses this year. Keep Kids Home From Child Care We [...]

Tips For Preventing Sickness2019-01-10T18:05:43+00:00

Top 6 Signs of Autism in Infants

Among the many worries new parents face, mental and developmental problems may be one of the biggest. Autism especially can be difficult to live with, stressful, and emotionally challenging. At our child care center, The Pillars Christian Learning Center, our teachers are trained to recognize the signs of a child with autism. Even though children commonly aren’t diagnosed with autism until around the age of three, there are signs to look for as early as six months. Keep reading to learn more about common signs of this developmental condition. Lack of Smiling and Gesturing What parents want to see most [...]

Top 6 Signs of Autism in Infants2019-01-10T17:34:44+00:00

Life Lessons From Mr. Rogers

The education system in the US is under growing scrutiny these days, but along with that scrutiny, the beloved Mr. Rogers has made a comeback. His passion for child education is clear and his dedication towards children learning compassion, empathy, and self-love is evident in his program. The Pillars Christian Learning Center understands that children do spend time watching television programs but encourage these shows to be educational. Our child care center’s priority is your children’s development. Here are some lessons everyone can learn from Mr. Rogers and that we try to implement on a daily basis. “I like you, [...]

Life Lessons From Mr. Rogers2019-01-10T16:36:27+00:00

Summer is Almost Here!

Learning the whole year round is essential in keeping kids’ brains active. Whether you have kids at a child care center or at home with you, when school isn’t in session it doesn’t mean the learning has to stop! The wonderful thing about children is that they can learn through a variety of activities that will appear as a game they played during a fun afternoon. Child education doesn’t have to be straight out of books or fact sheets, at The Pillars Christian Learning Center, we spend time with the kids outside in the world where they can interact with [...]

Summer is Almost Here!2019-01-10T16:24:43+00:00

Tips for Surviving the First Drop-Off at Daycare

Having a baby is an amazing gift, but also comes with numerous challenges. Many of those challenges have been met with already, other challenges will be new and you will have to face them with courage and love. One challenge that new parents will often have to face is dropping off your new baby at a child care center. The Pillars Christian Learning Center wants to ease your worry and give you some tips on how to prepare for your and your baby’s first day at our daycare. Come Meet Us Before The First Day Whether you have a young [...]

Tips for Surviving the First Drop-Off at Daycare2019-01-10T16:11:10+00:00

Helping Your Baby Learn

New babies are learning constantly. They are seeing new things with their eyes, exploring the world with their hands, and taking in everything that they hear around them. Every interaction a baby has with another human is important to their development. If you’re looking for a child care center for your new infant, you want a community that focuses on a child’s development and learning. You want to know that the moment you drop off your baby, they will be receiving the attention and care they need to learn and grow. Our staff not only has the experienced needed to [...]

Helping Your Baby Learn2019-01-10T16:39:46+00:00

The Role of Playing in Childhood Development

It seems that in recent days, there has been less time playing outside, and more time spent in classrooms learning. There has been plenty of research showing that playtime is crucial for child development and nurtures child education and growth. When so much focus is put on test scores and hard facts showing that children are learning, there is less time for this non-structured education. There are countless reasons why children need to take a break from sitting down, get outside or away from their desks and give their mind a break. At The Pillars Christian Learning Center, we are [...]

The Role of Playing in Childhood Development2019-01-10T16:13:50+00:00

Welcome to Our Blog!

For busy families, working moms and dads, it’s a tough world out there trying to find quality child care for your little ones. When you have a hard enough time getting through the day with work deadlines, house chores, and grocery shopping, worrying about the quality of your child care center should be the last thing on your list. Having a baby is a wonderful life experience, but is more than challenging. When it’s time to head back to work and go through the grueling process of finding a child care center, make the search a little easier by contacting [...]

Welcome to Our Blog!2019-01-10T16:07:27+00:00