Category Archives: Guest Blogger

“I have to tell Gwen!”: A guest post from Holly Elissa Bruno

Homage to Gwen L. Morgan, 90, who died peacefully at home in Lincoln, MA, on September 4, after decades of innovative life-changing contributions to the early childhood field. Angels. My Mother loved angels. So, when I traveled afar or down … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Reflections on Spanking by Tamar Jacobson, PhD

We’re delighted to welcome back guest blogger Tamar Jacobson. She is sharing her thoughts and reflections on the use of spanking when caring for children.  In addition to writing “Don’t Get So Upset!” Help Young Children Manage Their Feelings by Understanding Your Own and … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Don’t Let Go . . . Live it Through! by Tamar Jacobson, PhD

We’re delighted to welcome back guest blogger Tamar Jacobson. She is sharing another reflective post—this one on allowing yourself (and toddlers!) to experience and process feelings in the now so that they don’t need to be let go or pushed … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Silently Watching by Tamar Jacobson, PhD

We’re very happy to welcome back a familiar face around these parts. Guest blogger Tamar Jacobson, PhD, is sharing another insightful post—this one on the complex, delicate, and critical dynamics of interpersonal communication between children and adults. In addition to … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Insights on Brain Development from Deborah McNelis

You may have noticed that we recently added an exciting new product line to our library of resources — Brain Insights cards. Created by Deborah McNelis, each pocket-sized, age-specific Brain Insights set (there are six available!) offers 40 brain-building learning … Continue reading

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Guest Post: For Unto Us . . . by Tamar Jacobson

We’re happy to welcome back guest author blogger Tamar Jacobson, PhD. In addition to writing “Don’t Get So Upset!” Help Young Children Manage Their Feelings by Understanding Your Own and editing Perspectives on Gender in Early Childhood, Dr. Jacobson is … Continue reading

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Guest Blog: Do You Have a Visit Plan?

If you are a family child care (in-home daycare) provider, you are most likely all too familiar with the pressures felt when it comes to being prepared for and receiving visits from licensors, food program representatives, coaches, and other people … Continue reading

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